Marzena Diakun

Marzena Diakun

2015 Associate Fellow

  • Assistant Conductor, Orchestre Philharmonic de Radio France
  • Lecturer, Karol Lipinski Academy of Music
  • Conducting Fellow, Tanglewood Music Center

http://www.diakun.com

Polish conductor Marzena Diakun was recently appointed Assistant Conductor of the Orchestre Philharmonic de Radio France and is a tenured lecturer at the Karol Lipinski Academy of Music in Wroclaw, Poland. In 2015 she was selected as a Conducting Fellow at the prestigious Tanglewood Music Center.

Marzena’s recent conducting engagements have included the Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra, the National Philharmonic Orchestra in Warsaw, the Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra, the Baltic Philharmonic Orchestra, the Connecticut Chamber Virtuosi in the US, and the Berg Orchestra in Prague, amongst others. Marzena’s interest in contemporary music has featured a long-standing collaboration with Spanish contemporary orchestra, Smash Ensemble, which has taken premieres of new Spanish music throughout the Iberian peninsula as well as Germany and Lithuania.