I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness for it shows me the stars. — Og Mandino

po_Levine-JamesJames Lawrence Levine (born June 23, 1943) is an American conductor and pianist.

He is primarily known for his tenure as Music Director of the Metropolitan Opera. Levine has also held leadership positions with the Ravinia Festival, the Munich Philharmonic and the Boston Symphony Orchestra.