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One hundred years ago, suffragette Emily Davison died after she stepped out in front of the King's horse at the Epsom Derby. But how have things changed for women in classical music over the past century?
Conductor Marin Alsop became the first woman to be appointed music director of a major American orchestra. Despite significant controversy surrounding her choice, she joined the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in 2007. She is the first woman to record the complete cycle of symphonies by Brahms.
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