I Internatioanal Music competition «Silk Way» named after S. Prokofiev
Deadline for application (including a link to the video) – 15 May 2021
The results of the competition will be announced at www.artistproject.ru
I Internatioanal Music competition «Silk Way» named after S. Prokofiev no later than 1 June 2021, the diplomas will be sened no later than 15 June 2021. All of the laureates will be admitted for the Silk Way’ Summer Grand fimal taking place in Kolomna from 1st to 8th of August 2021 and comprising recitals, masterclasses and excursions.
Goals of the competition:
All participants compete via video selection in one round.
In duets and ensembles, the age category is determined by the age of the youngest participant. The chosen repertoire should appropriate according to age. All solo works must be performed from memory. The use of score is permitted for instrumental duets and ensembles.
The contestants’ performance is evaluated by a professional jury on a 100-points scale. The decision of the jury is final and is not subject to review or appeal.
The contestants are judged according to the following criteria:
As a result, the following prizes can be awarded:
Grand-Prix – 100 points
1st prize – 95-99 points
2nd prize – 90-94 points
3rd prize – 85-89 points
Diploma – 80-84 points
Pavel Shatskiy, piano (Moscow, Russia)
Ph.D. of Musicology, Piano teacher at Moscow State Conservatory
Giovanni Callabrese (Italy)
President of the Association «W.A. Mozart », teacher of the Lyceum «C. Troya» in Andria.
Lily Plamadyala, violin (England)
artist of the Basingstoke Symphony Orchestra
Valentin Azarenkov, woodwinds and brass (Moscow, Russia)
Winner of international competitions. Currently teaches at the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory and is a soloist at the Galina Vishnevskaya Opera Centre.
Victoria Zyablitskaya, soprano (Moscow, Russia)
solo vocal teacher at the M. Ippolitov-Ivanov Moscow State Pedagogical Institute, laureate of international competitions, chamber and operatic singer.
Tatiana Lokhina (USA)
Winner of international competitions, Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, on staff
Participation fees are non-refundable.
Please send your application and the link to your video recording to firstname.lastname@example.org before 01 April 2021, putting «Silk Way» in the title of your e-mail. After we receive your application, we will send you an invoice for the participation fee.
All contestants will be awarded – in their respective category – the title of laureate of the 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade, or the title of diplomant. All of the laureates will be admitted for the Silk Way’ Summer Grand fimal taking place in Kolomna from 1st to 8th of Aufust 2021 and comprising recitals, masterclasses and excursions. Rules and regulations of the will of the Grand-final:
The teachers of the contestants will receive letters of thanks per e-mail.
!!! THE REGISTRATION FORM SHOULD BE FILLED OUT ONLY IN ENGLISH OR RUSSIAN !!!
Your application for participation should include:
Your full name, phone number and e-mail address
➢Nomination and age category
➢Name of your school/college/university
➢The full name of your teacher, their phone number and e-mail address
➢The full name of your concertmaster, their phone number and e-mail address
➢Your repertoire and performance duration
➢Link to the video-recording(s)
➢Your mail address
By participating in the competition all contestants agree to provide the required personal data to the organizing committee and permit the publishing of the video of gala concert performance and results on the web-page of the competition.
In case of noncompliance with the Rules of the Contest by the contestant or its representatives, the organizing committee preserves the right to dismiss the contestant from further participation or withhold the award.
In case of any dispute the only right version of Rules is Russian.