Alsop Steps In To Conduct Philadelphia Orchestra

Marin Alsop steps in to lead The Philadelphia Orchestra, conducting Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring at the Kimmel Center (March 30) and Carnegie Hall (March 31). She is joined by conductor Donald Nally, who leads the world and NYC premieres of John Luther Adams’s Vespers of a Blessed Earth with soloist Meigui Zhang and renowned choir The Crossing.

The two conductors replace Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin, who withdrew from the performances due to illness.