"If you cannot teach me to fly, teach me to sing.“ - J.M.Barrie



El Pais

"The talent of the young (masterclass) conductors was confirmed at the Järvi Academy Final Gala … particularly in the case of Maria Seletskaja, a former dancer who inspired the young musicians of the Academy orchestra with her elegance in Bucolic, by the Estonian composer Ester Mägi.” 

Die Welt

"Gladly we would have liked to hear more from the Estonian Maria Sletskaja, who clearly has a ballet career already behind her and is now conducting ballet performances in Germany." 


It was good to hear music by Ester Mägi, at 97 years of age very much the “First Lady” of Estonian composers. Her Bukoolika (Bucolic) opened the evening … Maria Seletskaja brought grace and a sensitive ear for colour”