&ldquoAs Alsop faced the cellos and drew from them the most tremendously shaped phrases with every inflection of her baton, you were aware of being in the presence of greatness.&rdquo
10th May 2018

The final stop in the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s summer 2018 tour will be in Dublin. On August 29, music director Marin Alsop will lead the BSO in a ‘Bernstein Birthday …

19th April 2018

This summer, Marin brings the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to the BBC Proms (27 August) and Edinburgh International Festival (24 and 25 August). This will be the orchestra’s first overseas tour …

18th September 2017

Marin Alsop is the recipient of the 2017 Ditson Conductor’s Award for the advancement of American music, Columbia University has announced. The prize was presented on Saturday evening, September 16, at a concert by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, part of the Orchestra’s 2017-18 season opening weekend.

18th July 2017
BSO New Music Festival

This weekend showcased some of the best new music around as Marin Alsop and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra launched their inaugural New Music Festival. Co-curated by Marin and cellist Inbal Segev, the Festival took place in three venues in Baltimore; a Chamber Music concert at the Peabody Conservatory, a Chamber Jam at Joe Squared Pizza and Bar, and the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall.

25th January 2016
Marin Alsop (c) Grant Leighton (10)

On Thursday February 11, 2016, Marin will lead the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in a special anniversary concert at the Joseph Meyerhoff Hall as the Orchestra celebrates turning 100.The concert will be the highlight in a series of Anniversary Week events from February 10-14, marking the Orchestra’s inaugural concert that took place on February 11, 1916.

17th March 2015

The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Marin Alsop have announced their 2015/16 centennial season. To mark the centenary BSO present a star-studded line-up of artists and promise lots of enticing repertoire from huge blockbusters of standard repertoire, to contemporary works and world premieres.

24th December 2014

2014 has been another busy year for Marin Alsop. Although the year has been tinged with sadness after losing both her parents and her dear friend Mary Whitaker, there have also have been many highlights. Here is a summary of just some of the many events that have taken place this year.

12th September 2014

On Saturday September 13, Marin and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will take part in a Star-Spangled Spectacular, celebrating the bicentennial of the American National Anthem.

6th March 2014
Baltimore logo

Marin and the Baltimore Symphony have announced their 2014-15 season with themes exploring spirituality and transcendence.

20th December 2013

2013 has been an extraordinary year for Marin Alsop, with highlights including becoming the first female to conduct the Last Night of the BBC Proms and taking her São Paulo Symphony Orchestra (OSESP) on a major European tour. Read a round-up of 2013 and view a selection of photo highlights!