&ldquoAs Alsop faced the cellos and drew from them the most tremendously shaped phrases with every inflection of her baton, you were aware of being in the presence of greatness.&rdquo
9th January 2017

Ever wanted the opportunity to be mentored by Marin Alsop and to gain invauable experience conducting some of the world’s most prestigious orchestras around the world? There is still time to apply for the Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship. Applications for the 2017-19 fellowship term can be submitted until February 1, 2017.

13th October 2016
Marin Alsop Alessandra Fratus thumb

The OSESP Conducting Academy was the initiative of Marin Alsop. Over the course of the year a select group of students have had the opportunity to learn conducting techniques and repertoire under her leadership leading up to a free public concert at Sala São Paulo.

21st December 2015

2015 has been a very successful year for the Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship. As the year draws to a close, Marin reflects on the recent success of her new Fellows and asks you to join her in supporting the Fellowship to continue the great work it does for aspiring women conductors.

29th May 2015

Marin Alsop and the Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship are very happy to announce Valentina Peleggi as the 2015-17 Taki Concordia Conducting Fellow. In response to the high number of outstanding candidates, the Fellowship has expanded to also include two Associate Fellows, Marzena Diakun and Ruth Reinhardt.

1st October 2014

You can now apply for the 2015-17 Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship. Set up by Marin Alsop, the aim of the Taki Concordia Fellowship to promote, present, and encourage talented women conductors at the beginning of their careers.