Didier Talpain, is a French conductor and diplomat.
Talpain graduated from the Institut Commercial de Nancy and in political studies from the Institut d'études politiques de Strasbourg. He has primarily served in cultural exchange projects with the countries, such as Poland, he has been assigned to.
Talpain studied flute, bassoon and chamber music at the École Normale de Musique de Paris and conducting at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris (CNSMDP) in Paris. In 1985 he won a Menuhin Foundation prize and in 1995 the prize of the Perrenoud Foundation.