|Winner of the XIV International Tchaikovsky Competition Daniil Trifonov occupies the second position in the ranking of the world’s most popular pianists of the year 2018, according to Bachtrack online media outlet|
The rating also includes a Jury member of the XVI International Tchaikovsky Competition, István Várdai. The musician has been named the most popular cellist of the past year.
In addition, the online media has compiled a rating of composers whose works are performed more often than others. Pyotr Tchaikovsky is among them as well. His Symphony No.4 is one of the most frequently performed “champions”.