• Festivals and Contests
    "CARNIVAL OF PERCUSSION" Project
    "CARNIVAL OF PERCUSSION" Project
    The cycle of concerts has been held since 2013 at the initiative of the St. Petersburg community of teachers and performers on percussion instruments. The project involves world-class composers and performers. Each concert is an immersion in the world of music with unique sounding percussion instruments.
    address: "Jaani Kirik" Concert Hall
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-921-315-43-42, 8-921-927-01-06)
    From: 23 January 2021
    Till: 15 May 2021
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    "WINTER TALE" 7th International Festival of Arts
    "WINTER TALE" 7th International Festival of Arts
    Soloists, ensembles, choirs from different cities of Russia will take part in the festival-competition dedicated to the celebration of the Day of the Russian student. The project includes several nominations: "Academic Singing", "Folk Singing", "People's Theater", "Instrumental Music". Famous musicians, artists, teachers, directors, conductors, composers, cultural and art workers are invited to serve on the jury. The festival will host master classes for participants and leaders.
    address: St. Petersburg Academic Capella
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://vk.com/winterstalefest)
    From: 23 January 2021
    Till: 25 January 2021
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    “NOTA BENE!” 5th International Competition of Pianists-Accompanists
    “NOTA BENE!” 5th International Competition of Pianists-Accompanists
    The main goal of the competition is to draw attention to the profession of "accompanist" and show its importance in the development and formation of a solo musician. The show is held in the nominations "Vocal Accompanist" and "Instrumental Accompanist". Pianists-accompanists from Russia, countries of near and far abroad are invited to participate.
    address: remote internet listening
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (http://musicnotabene.com)
    From: 20 January 2021
    Till: 10 March 2021
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    "CARDO" International Competition-Prize of Street Culture and Sports
    "CARDO" International Competition-Prize of Street Culture and Sports
    Премия организована с целью поддержки талантливой молодежи, популяризации современного искусства, творчества и здорового образа жизни. Проект ежегодно собирает лучших деятелей в области уличной культуры и спорта из 85 субъектов Российской Федерации. В 2021 году в проекте планируют принять участие делегации из 35 стран мира. Конкурс на соискание Премии «Кардо» проводится заочно в 13 номинациях по направлениям «стрит проекты», «стрит танцы» и «стрит спорт». Финальные мероприятия - форум, фестиваль, соревнования, концерты и церемония награждения победителей состоятся в Пятигорске в мае 2021 года.
    address: the competition is held in absentia
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-904-613-25-35)
    From: 19 January 2021
    Till: 23 May 2021
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    “GUITAR VIRTUOSOS” 18th International Festival-Competition
    “GUITAR VIRTUOSOS” 18th International Festival-Competition
    Amateurs and professionals, soloists, orchestral groups and ensembles, including family duets, trios and quartets, are invited to participate in the festival. The program of the annual show includes competitive auditions of performers representing not only classical, but also bass, flamenco guitar. electric guitar and other types of instrument. Within the framework of the festival, there are competitions for composers and masters of handmade guitars, an exhibition of author's instruments, musical and methodological publications, audio and video materials, as well as creative meetings, lectures, seminars with the participation of famous domestic and foreign guitarists.
    address: the festival-competition will be held remotely (by video)
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (293-71-33)
    From: 19 January 2021
    Till: 24 January 2021
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    Competition for the Best Photograph with a Letter
    Competition for the Best Photograph with a Letter
    The Museum Agency of the Leningrad Region invites everyone to take part in the Competition for the best photograph with an art object in the shape of the letter K installed in the Korela Fortress at the Water Gate. Until February 28, 2021, you need to post your work on Instagram with the hashtag #korelafortress and mark the fortress account @korelafortress. The most interesting photograph (in terms of artistry and originality) will be selected on March 2nd. As a prize, the winner will receive 2 tickets to the Korela Fortress Museum or the Ivangorod Museum, which he can use until December 31, 2021.
    address: Instagram competition
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://vk.com/wall-92545056_2219)
    From: 19 January 2021
    Till: 02 March 2021
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    “YOUNG TALENTS” Competition for the Prize of the Government of St. Petersburg
    “YOUNG TALENTS” Competition for the Prize of the Government of St. Petersburg
    The prize has been awarded since 2004 to the most gifted students of children's music and art schools, art schools, as well as students of institutions of secondary vocational education in the field of culture and art. About 100 people participate in the competition every year. Each nominee must show not only talent and skill, but also excellent knowledge in all subjects of the curriculum. According to the results of voting by a special jury, 25 young St. Petersburg residents will become the owners of the prestigious award.
    address: Educational-Methodical Center for the Development of Education in the Field of Culture and Art of St. Petersburg
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (598-83-11)
    From: 15 January 2021
    Till: 10 March 2021
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    "MARIINSKY" 8th International Organ Festival
    "MARIINSKY" 8th International Organ Festival
    The organ installed at the Mariinsky Theater Concert Hall was built specifically for the purpose in 2009. Since then, many prominent Russian and European musicians have performed on it, admiring its sound and other capabilities. In the new season, the festival will delight St. Petersburg-based music lovers with concerts of famous Russian musicians. The organ will feature not only as a solo instrument, but also in striking combinations with a harp, piano or drums.
    address: Mariinsky Theater Concert Hall
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (326-41-41)
    From: 15 January 2021
    Till: 23 January 2021
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    Video-Mapping Festival within the framework of the ArtAntarctica Project
    Video-Mapping Festival within the framework of the ArtAntarctica Project
    The festival is dedicated to the discovery and exploration of the Arctic and Antarctic, travel around the world and the role of St. Petersburg in the development of world geographical science. The venue for the festival will be a large-scale mapping installation ArtAntarctica in the form of a glowing iceberg, located on Truda Square next to the Central Naval Museum and New Holland. For the first time, the video will be broadcast from the inside of a volumetric installation on all its sides simultaneously. The festival will include screenings of short films, video performances and public talks by contemporary artists, a panel discussion with all the authors of the project. The events are available on Manezh's online platforms.
    address: "Manezh" Central Exhibition Hall
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (http://manege.spb.ru)
    From: 12 January 2021
    Till: 27 January 2021
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    “COMPETITION OF FUTURE STARS” START, STAR!” International Creative Project
    “COMPETITION OF FUTURE STARS” START, STAR!” International Creative Project
    The competition will be held in the format of an online project in several categories: vocals (academic, folk, pop, jazz singing, songwriter), choral singing, instrumental music, vocal and instrumental ensemble, choreography (different directions), circus art, theater and the word of art, fashion theater, show group, visual and decorative arts. Age of participants is not limited. Applications with competitive material are accepted until February 11, 2021.
    address: The competition is held in online format
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (konkursstar@mail.ru)
    From: 12 January 2021
    Till: 28 February 2021
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    "HOUSE OF RADIO" Cultural and Educational Project
    "HOUSE OF RADIO" Cultural and Educational Project
    A new St. Petersburg-based project initiated by conductor Teodor Currentzis in the autumn of 2019 will bring together artists, painters, directors and composers to participate in creative, educational, outreach and signature experimental programs in different fields of modern art. Throughout the year, the House of Radio will host chamber music concerts, lectures, master classes, live art shows, public rehearsals, roundtables, and meet-the-artist sessions.
    address: "House of Radio" Cultural and Educational Center
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://musicaeterna.org/)
    From: 01 January 2021
    Till: 31 December 2021
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    "F2" Festival
    "F2" Festival
    The festival is dedicated to the works of writers in the genre of science fiction and fantasy. A series of quizbooks based on the works of famous authors await young Petersburgers throughout the year. The festival program includes events dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the first manned flight into space, a book-illustrative exhibition dedicated to the 135th anniversary of the famous science fiction writer G.B. Adamov, a science fiction story competition for the 155th anniversary of H. Wells, and much more.
    address: Pushkin Central City Children's Library. "Family and Book" Library
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (272-65-47)
    From: 01 January 2021
    Till: 31 December 2021
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