&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
26th January 2017
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As part of the Southbank Centre’s 2017/18 season Marin will conduct a new staging of Bernstein’s Mass to coincide with Leonard Bernstein’s centenary year. The Mass will be performed as part of a Bernstein weekend (6-8 April 2018) celebrating the spirit of idealism, protest and questioning of the mid-twentieth century, embodied by the great American composer, conductor and educator.

17th October 2016
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Applications are now open for a half day masterclass for aspiring women conductors with Marin Alsop on Friday 27 January 2017 at London’s Southbank Centre. Selected applicants will have the opportunity to conduct the BBC Concert Orchestra, in varied repertoire and conduct a lunchtime performance for the public.