On February 28 the acceptance of applications for participation in the All-Russian drawing competition “The World of Rachmaninoff” was completed. In total, 224 works from 40 regions of Russia were sent to the competition: Donetsk, Nizhny Novgorod, Sverdlovsk, Kaluga, Kemerovo, Lipetsk, Ulyanovsk, Omsk, Vologda, Tambov, Belgorod, Leningrad, Volgograd, Moscow, Orenburg, Saransk, Murmansk, Tver, Novosibirsk, Rostov, Sakhalin, Tula, Kirov, Bryansk, Krasnoyarsk, Tyumen, Novgorod, Samara, Pskov regions; Stavropol, Altai, Primorsky and Krasnodar Territories; Republics of Bashkortostan, Kabardino-Balkaria, Komi, Tatarstan, Crimea, Chuvashia, as well as from the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug – YUGRA.
Based on the results of the selection, the experts from the Russian National Museum of Music will choose 40 finalists, 5 of which will become the winners. As a result of the art competition, during the days of the International Youth Piano Competition named after Sergei Rachmaninoff, an exhibition of the works -finalists “The World of Rachmaninoff” will be held at the Children’s Music School No. 1 named after Sergei Rachmaninoff, which was reopened after a large-scale renovation at the end of 2022.
And five young winners of the All-Russian drawing competition “The World of Rachmaninoff” will be invited to the Grand Opening of the International Youth Piano Competition in Veliky Novgorod.
The results of the selection will be published on March 6, 2023.
We would like to remind you that a special project – the All-Russian drawing competition “The World of Rachmaninoff” – was launched on the eve of the International Youth Piano Competition named after Sergei Rachmaninoff, which will be held for the first time in March 21 -26, 2023 in Veliky Novgorod on the stage of the Novgorod Regional Philharmonic. Artistic director and chairman of the Competition – Denis Matsuev.
The organization and holding of the competition are carried out by ROSCONCERT with the support of the Government of the Novgorod Region.