On 23-24 October, under the support of JSC VTB Bank the First International Vocal Competition named after Muslim Magomayev will be held in the Crocus City Mall.
This forum is of international status with vocalists from Europe, Middle East and former Soviet Union countries applying for participation.
The competition is designed to demonstrate both classical opera and variety singing and is held in two rounds. The first round, to be held on 23 October, includes two performances: singing of classical and variety songs. The second round, to be held on 24 October, is dedicated to the creative work of Muslim Magomayev. The concerts will be held with live accompaniment by the Yu. Silantiev Academic Grand Concert Orchestra.
The jury consists of Tamara Synyavskaya, Elena Obraztsova, Tamara Gverdtsiteli, Yuri Bashmet, Alexey Rybnikov, Michel Legrand, and Farhad Badalbeyli. As a result of the competition, the winners will be awarded with laureates and money prize.
The Competition named after Muslim Magomayev, established by the Muslim Magomayev‘s Heritage Foundation, is sure to become one of the prestigious international forums of singers.