The mission of the Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship is to promote, present, and encourage talented women conductors at the beginning of their professional careers.

Marin AlsopFounded by Marin Alsop in 2002, the Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship (TCCF) is a unique opportunity for young women conductors to immerse themselves in the art and business of performing classical music under the leadership of Marin Alsop, the first female music director of a major American orchestra.

The TCCF Advisory Board is comprised of composers, business leaders and several other international conductors, including Maestros Bernard Haitink, Michael Tilson Thomas, Leonard Slatkin and others, who have recently joined Marin in their support of nurturing young talent.


  • Apply to the Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship!

    The Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship for women conductors is now accepting applications for the 2017-19 Fellowship term. Applications will be accpected until February 1, 2017. Applicants must provide an up-to-date resume and repertoire list, two letters of recommendation, two performance videos … Continue reading

  • Southbank Centre Masterclass: Friday, January 27th, 2017

    Women’s Conducting Masterclass with Marin Alsop
 With the BBC Concert Orchestra
 Women conductors, apply now to learn under Marin Alsop’s baton and conduct the BCC Concert Orchestra. Southbank Centre Associate Artist, conducting superstar Marin Alsop, leads a half day masterclass for … Continue reading

  • Spring Update

    We have some great news from our Fellows past and present! Taki Concordia Associate Conducting Fellow, Ruth Reinhardt, has been appointed Assistant Conductor of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, taking over for 2013 Fellow Karina Canellakis.   Karina was recently awarded the 2016 … Continue reading

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