Marin Alsop

Marin Alsop

American conductor and violinist
Marin Alsop is an American-born Austrian conductor, the first woman to win the Koussevitzky Prize for conducting and the first conductor to be awarded a MacArthur Fellowship.Wikipedia
BornOctober 16, 1956
HometownNew York City

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Cate Blanchett Defends ‘Tar’ From Symphony Conductor’s Criticism

  • Vitriolic criticism from famous conductor Marin Alsop about the film Tar has provoked a reaction from the film’s star, Cate Blanchett. Speaking to BBC Radio 4 on Thursday, Blanchett snapped back at Alsop, who told The Sunday Times earlier this week that Tár, a story about a world-renowned conductor who faces allegations of sexual misconduct involving female victims, […]


New Chicago Symphony Orchestra conductor debuts at Ravinia

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is preparing to debut a new conductor as they play their first concert in more than a year at Ravinia.
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The Conductor
The Conductor
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