Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation

Saint-Petersburg Government

The Union of composers of the Russian Federtion

Saint-Petersburg State Conservatory named after Rimsky-Korsakov

VI International Prokofiev Competition

(Symphony Conducting, composition, piano)


Symphony Conducting

Dates will be announced later

The International Prokofiev Competition is one of the most important competition of the Russian Federation. It was established by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation in 1991 in honour of one hundred anniversary of the great composer and it’is held every four years in Saint-Petersburg. Since 1997 it has been the member of the World Federation of International Music Competitions (WFIMC).

The International Prokofiev Competition presents new names, helps them in their further development. During its twenty years history it has discovered the world famous composers, conductors and pianists

Chairman of the jury

Piano – Dmitry Bashkirov

Composition – Rodion Schedrin

Symphony Conducting - Juozas Domarkas


Saint-Petersburg foundation “International Culture Centre”