Marin Alsop takes over from teaching legend

August 31, 2015 by norman lebrecht


Peabody Institute in Baltimore has announced the retirement of Gustav Meier, one of the world’s most sought-after conducting teachers. He will be succeeded by a former pupil, the Baltimore Symphony music director, Marin Alsop.


Marin Alsop, David Rimelis, Dan Trahey at the premiere of Rimelis' OrchKids Nation


Comments (3)

  1. Mattheos says:

    Shall we rejoice?

    1. Stereo says:

      Probably not!

  2. Richard says:

    There will be dancing in the streets

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