The Concert Festival, celebrating it’s Fifth Season, offers the unique opportunity for young musicians, composers and
teachers to participate in various Concerts, Competitions, Showcases and Master Classes. These events take place in
the world’s most prestigious concert halls such as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and Russia’s renowned St. Petersburg
Pianists, Instrumentalists (Classical and Traditional Folk), Vocalists and Chamber Ensembles are welcome!
"I cordially welcome all the participants of such a large-scale musical event, which is Concert Festival. Encouraging interest
in classical music, maintaining and developing the performing traditions of music-making at all levels - a great initiative
that promotes not only professional but also the cultural and spiritual growth of our youth."
- Mikhail Gantvarg, Rector of the St. Petersburg Conservatory
"Warm greetings to the young talented musicians, to the highly professional and creative teachers, the organizers and jury
members of this wonderful event. I believe the musical culture that nurtured the organizers of this Festival will pass on to
the young participants and enrich their creative spirit, as well as, boost their desire for high professional achievements."
- Sergei Slonimsky, Composer
"I cannot thank Concert Festival enough for all it has done for my children and others, and continue to do for youth and
music and the arts. Our girls have had a great experience. Thank you for your time and dedication."