Pioneering female orchestra conductor Marin Alsop talks gender equality and rising to the top in a male world

//Pioneering female orchestra conductor Marin Alsop talks gender equality and rising to the top in a male world

Pioneering female orchestra conductor Marin Alsop talks gender equality and rising to the top in a male world

Star conductor Marin Alsop will be leading the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra in two eclectic programmes at the Hong Kong Arts Festival this week.Ahead of the concerts at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre, in Tsim Sha Tsui, we caught up with her in Beijing to talk about breaking the glass ceiling in the male-dominated classical music world, her first tour in China (Shanghai, Jinan, Beijing and Hong Kong), and the development of classical music today.Conductor Elim Chan thrilled to be making hometown…

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