Baltimore's Alsop Handles Brahms, Weill, Bernstein

Marin Alsop, a 2005 MacArthur Fellow, will become the music director of the Baltimore Symphony.

hide captionMarin Alsop, a 2005 MacArthur Fellow, will become the music director of the Baltimore Symphony in 2007.

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A disc devoted to concert music by Leonard Bernstein is among four new releases featuring conductor Marin Alsop, who became head of the Baltimore Symphony in 2005.

In addition to the Bernstein disc, the recordings show Alsop handling Brahms with the London Symphony Orchestra, and a disc of Kurt Weill's two symphonies with the Bournemouth Symphony.

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Brahms: Symphony No. 2; Hungarian Dances

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  • Album: Brahms: Symphony No. 2; Hungarian Dances
  • Artist: Marin Alsop
  • Released: 2005
 

Bernstein: Serenade, Facsimile, Divertimento

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  • Album: Bernstein: Serenade, Facsimile, Divertimento
  • Artist: Marin Alsop
  • Released: 2005
 

Weill: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 2, Lady in the Dark Symphonic Nocturne

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  • Album: Weill: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 2, Lady in the Dark Symphonic Nocturne
  • Artist: Marin Alsop
  • Released: 2005
 

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