Marin Alsop

Music Director for the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Marin Alsop appears in the following:

Rachmaninoff: An American Without Assimilation

Saturday, January 02, 2016

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Music Director Marin Alsop muses on both the Russian and American sides of Sergei Rachmaninoff and his Third Symphony.


In 'Candide,' Bernstein Fuses Philosophy And Comedy

Saturday, June 06, 2015

Conductor Marin Alsop explains how her mentor, Leonard Bernstein, probes the essential questions of humanity in his comic operetta, Candide.


Power And Struggle In A Soviet Symphony

Saturday, November 08, 2014

After he was publicly denounced, Shostakovich rebounded with the compelling and calculated Symphony No. 5. The music supplied a soundtrack for the Soviet people and satisfied the apparatchiks.


Postlude To A Kiss: Scriabin's Raging 'Poem Of Ecstasy'

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Mystical Russian composer Alexander Scriabin saw music, heard colors and wrote music that goes from ecstasy to frenzy. Baltimore Symphony conductor Marin Alsop explores Scriabin's best-known piece.


Marin Alsop's Guide To Mendelssohn's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Inspired by Shakespeare, Mendelssohn captures all the magic and frivolity in the music he wrote for the Bard's otherworldy play.


A Debut Symphony That Embraced The World

Saturday, April 12, 2014

An action thriller of a symphony, Mahler's First is piled high with ambition, self-reflection and fear. Conductor Marin Alsop shares her approach to Mahler's multilayered music.


Consumed By Violence, With Hope For Peace: Britten's 'War Requiem'

Thursday, November 21, 2013

For conductor Marin Alsop, discovering Benjamin Britten through his monumental War Requiem has been both easy and complex — a perfect summation of the man himself.


Extreme Drama: The Life And Music Of Richard Wagner

Saturday, April 13, 2013

Marking the 200th anniversary of the controversial composer's birth, conductor Marin Alsop and friends rethink Wagner in a series of multimedia concerts.


Musical Outreach

Friday, November 12, 2010

Conductor Marin Alsop, outreach expert Dr. Aaron Flagg and choir director Joe Piccirillo weigh in.


Summer Music Camp for Adults

Friday, July 23, 2010

Camper Suzanne Bilyeu and Conductor Marin Alsop talk about music camp.