Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation
The Union of composers of the Russian Federtion
Saint-Petersburg State Conservatory named after Rimsky-Korsakov
VII International Prokofiev Competition
(Symphony Conducting, composition, piano)
Special Prize from Maestro Temirkanov
Organization Committee regrets to announce that VII International Prokofiev Competition, symphony conducting speciality will be postponed because of financial reasons and it’s not up to Directorate of the Competition. We’ll inform about new dates when we get opportunity to arrange it.
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
Honorary Chairman - Yury Temirkanov
Chairman – Rodion Schedrin
Chairman - Dmitry Bashkirov
Saint-Petersburg foundation “International Culture Centre”