Jury of the 1st International Youth Contest named after V.A. Gavrilin

PIANO


Viktor Portnoy – chairman of the jury, Honoured Art Worker of Karelia, professor, candidate of art criticism (Petrozavodsk).
Irina Osipova – member of the jury, President of the Russian branch of the European Piano Teachers Association, Docent of the Moscow State Conservatory (Moscow).
Tamara Poddubnaya – member of the jury, Professor of the International Music Academy (Meriwell, USA).
Albert Tarakanov – member of the jury, People’s Artist of Russia, Professor of the Saratov Conservatory (Saratov).
Yaksha Zlatar – member of the jury, Professor of the Zagreb Conservatory, Vice-President of EPTA (Croatia).


STRINGED INSTRUMENTS


Klimenty Veksler – Chairman of the jury, the Honoured Artist of Russia and Karelia, professor of the Petrozavodsk Conservatory, candidate of art criticism (Petrozavodsk).
Oleg Shulpyakov – member of the jury, doctor of art criticism, professor of the St. Petersburg Conservatory (St. Petersburg).
Mikhail Gotsdiner – member of the jury, the Honoured Artist of Russia, docent of the Moscow Conservatory (Moscow).
Yurgis Dvarionas – member of the jury, professor of the Vilnus Conservatory (Lithuania).
Yury Semenov – member of the jury, docent of the conservatory of the State Anadolia University (Turkey).


COMPOSITION


Moris Bonfeld – chairman of the jury, professor of the Vologda State Pedagogical University, doctor of art criticism, member of the Union of Composers of Russia, corresponding-member of the International Academy of Sciences of Pedagogical Education (Vologda).
Alexander Beloborodov – member of the jury, professor of the Petrozavodsk Conservatory, the Honoured Art Worker of Karelia, chairman of the Union of Composers of Karelia (Petrozavodsk).
Zhanna Metallidi – member of the jury, member of the Union of Composers, the Honoured Worker of Culture (St. Petersburg).



EXECUTIVE DIRECTION OF THE CONTEST