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BSO to mark centenary with major works, favorite artists
BSO to mark centenary with major works, favorite artists

For its 100th anniversary season in 2015-2016, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will celebrate its history with the help of former music director Yuri Temirkanov, other conductors once associated with the ensemble, and some the starriest musicians to appear on the guest soloist roster in the past — violinists Joshua Bell and Hilary Hahn, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, and pianists Leon Fleisher, Andre Watts and Lang Lang. At a season announcement event Wednesday evening at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, music director Marin Alsop pointed out several "huge blockbusters of the standard repertoire" that are part of the lineup for next season, including symphonies by Mahler and Strauss...

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