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.


From our Blog

  • Valentina: Starting a New Journey

    There are a few times in your life when you make a wish. I remember very clearly the moment when I wrote down on a tiny piece of paper:  I wish I could keep learning from Marin Alsop.  I wish … Continue reading

  • Karina’s Dallas WFAA TV Interview

    Karina has been enjoying her time in Dallas, TX, where she is assistant conductor of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra.  Here’s a recent interview broadcast on Dallas’ WFAA TV.

  • Marin Alsop: TCCF Applicants’ FAQ!

    We have a new vlog to help answer our 2015-2017 TCCF applicants’ frequently asked questions!  Thanks to past Fellow Alexandra Arrieche for putting this together for us!  If you have futher questions, please don’t hesitate to email me at kati@takiconcordia.org.