From 2019, the round of pre-auditions has been cancelled. Documents and video applications could be submitted online through the official website of the Competition. The video selection was carried out by the chairmen of the jury in all of the contest specialties, and by almost all members of the jury.
Please note that according to the Organizing Committee of the XVI International Tchaikovsky Competition, due to the high level of musicians, the number of participants in the categories “piano”, “violin” and “cello” has been increased to 25.
The complete list of Round I participants can be found.
We remind that at 11AM MSK a press conference will be held in the TASS agency. Co-chairsof the Organizing Committee of the XVI International Tchaikovsky Competition will be the speakers: Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Olga Golodets, Artistic and General Director of the Mariinsky Theatre Valery Gergiev and Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation Vladimir Medinsky.