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Episode 51 - Marin Alsop

March 14, 2021


It was a real joy to sit and chat with one of the biggest names in the conducting world, Marin Alsop, for an hour. We discussed whether either of us actually liked learning the violin, why she once thought she should go into rock & roll, and I discovered she has a rather surprising choice of alternative career! A really special chat with a lovely person.

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This interview was recorded on 21st January 2021 via Zoom.