The Composition Department of the International Musical Academy at the Winter International Arts Festival in Sochi.
The Department has been functioning for the fourth year already, since last year young composers are invited to write music for the Poets Tournament, which will be held on 20 February in the Organ Hall.
Among professors of the Department are world famous contemporary composers, such as Alexander Tchaikovsky (Russia), Kuzma Bodrov (Russia), Alexei Syumak (Russia), Valery Voronov (Belorussia/Germany), Patrick de Clerck (Belgium), Oscar Bianchi (Italy/Switzerland), Krzysztof Meyer (Poland) and Zhiyi Wan (China). It is unique a unique o (Китай). It is unique that the works of these composers are performed in the festival program.
Direction and organizers of the Academy
Holding of the Academy, preparations and organization is made by Winter International Arts Festival in Sochi.
Artistic Director — Yuri Bashmet,
Executive Director — Dmitry Grinchenko,
Artistic Director of the Composition Department — Alexander Tchaikovsky.
Time and location:
The Academy is held from 15 to 22 February 2019 in Sochi. Date of arrival in Sochi is 14th of February, departure is on 23rd of February.