Two years passed in a blink of an eye and once again Moscow will host the Grand Piano Competition in the upcoming
spring. The winners and runners-up of the last contest live every day to prove themselves worthy of their awards.
I hope very much that this years's competition will feature even a wider geography and will bring even more new
shining talents into the world. »
The International competition for young pianists GRAND PIANO COMPETITION
was created at the initiative of the People’s artist of Russia Denis Matsuev. The Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation and Tchaikovsky Moscow state conservatory became the founders of the contest for the best pianists under the age of 16 years in the world. Authority of the artistic director of the new competition allowed to involve the outstanding figures of musical culture and to hold the event in the Great hall of Moscow conservatory.
The main purpose of the GRAND PIANO COMPETITION
– to find new talents in the field of piano music, to promote classical piano music as an important part of cultural education of the younger generation, and to support young talented pianists at the outset of their career.