MARIN ALSOP

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Newly appointed music director of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop Alsop has appeared as guest conductor with the Philadelphia Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, National Symphony, Minnesota Orchestra, and the symphony orchestras of Atlanta, Baltimore, Cincinnati, and Toronto, among others. She also held a two-year position as the "Creative Conductor Chair" with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra.

Alsop's guest conducting engagements in Europe have included regular appearances with the London Symphony Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and London Philharmonic Orchestra, as well as performances with the BBC Symphony, Orchestre de Paris, Bavarian Radio Symphony, Frankfurt Radio Symphony, and the Orchestre National de Lyon.
Marin Alsop was appointed Principal Conductor of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra in autumn 2002. In 2003 she was voted Gramophone magazine's "Artist of the Year" and won the Royal Philharmonic Society's conductor's award in the same season. She is currently Conductor Laureate of the Colorado Symphony and Music Director of the Cabrillo Festival.