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The 16 greatest conductors of all time
Alsop is one of the few women conductors who've really made a mark on the international music scene. Principal Conductor of the Bournemouth Symphony from 2002 to 2008, she also made history in 2007 as the first woman to be appointed music director of a major American orchestra, the Baltimore Symphony.