Jury

USA
Mikhail Kopelman — chairman of the jury. Mikhail Kopelman graduated from the Moscow Conservatory where he studied with Maya Glezarova and Yuri Yankelevich...
Russia
Vladimir Spivakov, an outstanding violinist and conductor, has brightly realized his multi-faceted talent in the music art and in various fields of social life. As violinist...
Austria
Boris Kuschnir was born into a music family in Kiev in 1948. He studied violin with Boris Belenky at the Moscow Conservatory and chamber music with Valentin Berlinsky...
Japan
Takashi Shimizu began studying the violin with S. Tokunaga at the age of 6 and then continued his studies with S. Sumi. He won the first prize in the All Japan...
China
Described by Henry Roth in The Strad as «a significant worldclass artist», Qian Zhou is recognized internationally as a violinist, recording artist and teacher...
Russia
Sergei Dogadin is the winner of ten international competitions, the grant-holder of the Russian Ministry of Culture, prize winner of the Mozart Society in Dortmund (Germany), winner of the award...