Round 2 of the Competition will take place May 12 selecting the four finalists. Contestants will perform a solo program featuring a sonata by Beethoven or Brahms (contestant’s choice, Competition Rules and Regulations list), a virtuoso piece by a 19th century composer and a 20th century contemporary piece (all of contestant’s choice).
Semifinals will be streamed live online at Competition website www.vsvc.org, Moscow Philharmonic Society website www.meloman.ru and Kultura.RF web portal. Live broadcast starts at 12:00 pm MSK. Round 2 results will be announced at 7:00 pm MSK.