Mentoring Program for Young Professional Conductors & Composers

The Peter Eötvös Contemporary Music Foundation is announcing a mentoring program for young professional conductors and composers for 2020.

Leading professors of the program: Peter Eötvös (conductor, composer), Gregory Vajda (conductor, composer).
For all working periods we are inviting renowned guest professors and musicians.

Supporter of the program: Art Mentor Foundation Lucerne.

Peter Eötvös Foundation provides accommodation and travel costs for the selected young artists and they can participate in the programs free of charge, as part of the mentoring program. The mentored young artists will get the chance to have special consultations with orchestra managers, festival managers, communication specialists and they could also visit great concerts halls, opera houses and widen their professional network.

A full portfolio will be ready of all mentored artists by the end of the mentor year, it will contain photos, video- and audio-recordings, interviews, recommendation letters and other promotional materials.

After the mentor year, the mentored artists, conductors and composers will have the possibility to showcase their work with our partner orchestras, Hungarian Radio Symphonie Orchestra and Pannon Philhamonic Orchestra.

The programme welcomes 2 conductors and 2 composers for the year.

Application Deadline: 15 February 2019.

Information and online application form: