International Young Composers' Competition

The 1st International Competition for Young Composers "Sound of Mountains" will be held from 1 April to 25 September 2021 as part of the international music festival "Sound of mountains". The competition takes place within the cooperation platform ICC Rotary, established by the Rotary Clubs of the Russian Federation and Austria.

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Pre-registration: April 1 – June 1, 2021
Application: April 1 – June 30, 2021

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  • Works by the Competition Laureates(1st, 2nd, 3rd prizes) will be performed at the final concert.
  • At the decision of the Jury and the Organizing Committee the winner of the Competition may be awarded the Grand Prix. The Grand Prix amount will be announced at the final concert of the Competition.
  • All participants of the Competition receive a diploma of participation in the Competition.
  • The Competition organizers reserve the right to publish the compositions of the laureates.

Competition jury

Fabio Mastrangelo

Italian-Russian conductor and pianist.

Svetlana Lavrova

Russian composer and teacher.

Alexey Skanavi

Pianist, broadcaster, writer, president of the Rotary Club "Moscow".

Mia Zabelka

Austrian composer, violinist and vocalist.

Ludwig Nussbichler

Austrian composer and director of the Musikum in Salzburg.

Carola Krebs

Austrian cellist.