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Marin Alsop

BSO Music Director Marin Alsop conducts Mahler's "Das Lied von der Erde" Saturday, May 7, 2011 at the Music Center at Strathmore (with performances also on Friday and Sunday at The Meyerhoff). Joining the Baltimore Symphony are mezzo-soprano Theodora Hanslowe and tenor Simon O'Neill for the concert, which also includes Mendelssohn's "Italian" Symphony. Classical WETA's David Ginder speaks with Maestra Alsop about "The Song of the Earth", Mahler in general, and the challenge of choosing a work to include with Mahler on a concert. (Photo credit: Grant Leighton)