Alsop, Marin

Born: Oct 16, 1956 AD
Currently alive, at 58 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Conductors

1956 - Marin Alsop was born on the 16th of October.


1989 - She won the Koussevitzky Conducting Prize at the Tanglewood Music Center.


1991 - She was a music director of the Cabrillo Music Festial in Santa Cruz, California.


1993 - She was a music director of the Colorado Symphony where her innovative programming has won severalnational awards.


1999 - Made her debut with the New York Philharmonic at the Lincoln Center was described by the New York Times as supple, vibrant and an impassioned performance.


2000 - She conducted her first production of La Traviata.


2002 - She was appointed as Principal Conductor of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra in Britain. She conducts the Komische Opera in Berlin.


2003 - She was voted Gramophone magazine's Artist of the Year and won the Royal Philharmonic Society's conductor's award.


2004 - She conducted Nixon in China.


2005 - She was appoited to lead the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra on July 2005. She was the first conductor who received the MacArthur Fellowship on the 20th of September.

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