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The Princeton Symphony Orchestra performs online, and a little bit outdoors

Nell Flanders, wearing a mask, conducts the orchestra. Visible behind her are two audience members, also wearing masks, and seated on the lawn.

For the multitudes wearing masks for the first time, the past six months have been a challenge, especially when it comes to communicating.

For Nell Flanders, a conductor with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra, it can be especially tricky.

"As a conductor, I express a lot of what I'm feeling in the music through my face and so it's odd to suddenly be conducting behind a mask," she said.

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