The jury is made by conductors, intendants and agents representatives of the following institutions: Minnesota Orchestra (USA), Orchestre de Cannes (France), Budapest Symphony Orchestra MAV (Hungary), Filarmonia Veneta (Italy), City of Thessaloniky Symphony Orchestra (Greece), Witold Lutosławski Chamber Philharmonic (Poland), Helikon Opera Theatre Moscow (Russia) and as well from a representative of Only Stage Artists Management, whose rooster includes world class conductors such as Oleg Caetani, David Giménez, John Axelrod and rising stars like the French/Italian Charlotte Politi.
The competition will be held exclusively online. The awards include money prizes and concert opportunities in Italy, Poland, Greece, France, Hungary, Russia and Bulgaria.
Vladimir Ponkin (President of the jury), Russia
People’s Artist of Russia
Professor of the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory and the Russian State University named after Kosygin
Winner of two theater awards “Golden Mask”
Artistic Director of the Kuban Symphony Orchestra (Krasnodar Russia)