On this day in 1976 conductor Sarah Caldwell made history with her Metropolitan Opera debut.
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On this day in 1908 composer conductor Gustav Mahler made his debut at the Metropolitan Opera conducting Wagner's Tristan und Isolde.
“As female conductors aim their batons at cracking classical music’s glass ceiling, the Dallas Opera has invested in fueling their battle. The organization has committed to running the Linda and Mitch Hart Institute for Women Conduc...