World Cup fever: Alsop to lead live Beethoven 9 broadcast from São Paulo

Posted on: July 3, 2014

On July 6, with the FIFA World Cup in full swing, Brazil’s Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo (OSESP) under Principal Conductor Marin Alsop will perform Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at the Sala São Paulo, in a concert broadcast live on Scheduled to begin at 3:30 pm EDT, the performance will feature soprano Lauren Snouffer, alto Denise de Freitas, tenor John Mark Ainsley, baritone Paulo Szot, and singers from two affiliated choirs, the Coro Acadêmico da Osesp and the Coro da Osesp. will offer a free stream of the concert for 90 days following the concert. For more information, visit

Posted July 3, 2014