Viktor Tretyakov International Violin Competition
Viktor Tretyakov International Violin Competition


The Viktor Tretyakov International Violin Competition is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation
and the Government of the Krasnoyarsk region

The Viktor Tretyakov International
Violin Competition was founded by the Ministry of Culture of the Krasnoyarsk region.

The Jury of the competition includes outstanding violinists of our time. Most of them are members of the Jury of the International Tchaikovsky Competition and professors of the largest music universities in the world. The Jury is headed by the world-famous musician Viktor Tretyakov.

The competition is held once every two years.

Competition rounds

The competition consists of 5 rounds - a qualifying round and four main rounds. The applicants are chosen by submitted videos. The top 25 violinists are invited to participate in the main rounds of the competition that will be held in Krasnoyarsk from September 20 to October 1, 2021

violinists will take part in the first round

musicians will be chosen for the second round

violinists will perform in the third round

musicians will compete for the prizes in the final round
Competition regulations
Prizes and awards
Grand Prix
$20 000
I prize
$ 15 000
II prize
$ 10 000
III prize
$ 7 000
IV prize
$ 4 000
V prize
$ 2 000
Award of the Governor of the Krasnoyarsk region
500 000
Award of the Mayor of Krasnoyarsk
200 000
About Krasnoyarsk
Krasnoyarsk is a modern Siberian metropolis, the largest economic and cultural centre of Eastern Siberia. It is a city of bridges and fountains, "The Pillars" and theatres, with its own chapel, Triumphal Arch and Big Ben. It is a homeland of artists, athletes, dancers and singers.
Executive Directorate

660049, Russia, Krasnoyarsk, 7а Mira avenue (6th floor)
e-mail: marked "To the Executive Directorate of the Violin Competition"

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