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Conductor Marin Alsop: a longtime connector of kids and music.
Dean Alexander/courtesy of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
May 17, 2011 From Bed-Stuy to Baltimore: the noted conductor talks about connecting kids to classical sounds, in part by coaxing composers into writing for all-ages audiences.
March 10, 2009 The popular children's book author turns his attention to a macabre event at the orchestra, complete with music and illustrations. Daniel Handler, acting as Mr. Snicket's mouthpiece, investigates the mystery, starting with the death of the composer.
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