Georgian Competition of Musician-Performers

The Competition was established in 1995. The founders of the competition are: "Georgian Music Competitions Fund", Tbilisi City Hall, The Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia; the general sponsor is TBC Bank. Georgian Competition of Musician-Performers is quadrennial, consists of 3 rounds and the following four specialties: piano, solo-singing, strings and winds instruments. All citizens of Georgia under age of 16-30 can participate in the competition. The competition envisages as well out of competition audition for especially gifted pupils under 16, in all the categories mentioned above (except solo-singing). The Fifth Georgian Competition of Musician-Performers was held between 3-15 of April, 2011, in Tbilisi. 

 

  1. Ministry of Culture and Monument Protection of Georgia
  2. Municipality of Tbilisi and Tbilisi City Assembly
  3. V. Sarajishvili Tbilisi State Conservatoire
  4. Z. Paliashvili Tbilisi State Theatre of Opera and Ballet
  5. Foundation for Promoting of Young Musicians “SOLO”
  6. Academy of Arts
  7. Mrs. Sandra Roelofs 
  8. Mr. Lev Markiz
  9. Embassies of Japan, Italy, Poland, Hungary and The United Kingdom of the Netherlands in Georgia

PIANO

I PRIZE -  Ketevan Chkhartishvili

II PRIZE - Ana Gogava

III PRIZE - NOT AWARDED

 

SOLO SINGING

I PRIZE – Maria Kublashvili (soprano)

II PRIZE – Mikheil Kiria (baritone)

III PRIZE – Aluda Todua (baritone)

 

 

STRING INSTRUMENTS

I PRIZE- NOT AWARDED

 II PRIZE - NOT AWARDED

III PRIZE - NOT AWARDED

 

 WIND INSTRUMENTS

 I PRIZE – Beka Sirbiladze (clarinet)

II PRIZE – Ketevan Tighashvili (oboe)

III PRIZE – Kakhi Chargeishvili (flute)

 

 

THE REST OF THE CONTESTANTS ADMITTED TO THE FINAL ROUND WERE AWARDED DIPLOMAS AND MONETARY PRIZES 300 – 300 GEL:

 

PIANO                    Eka Bokuchava, Gvantsa Zngaladze, Lekso Pirmisashvili, Salome Jijeishvili

SOLO SINGING     Otar Nakashidze (baritone), Megi Chikhradze (soprano)

STRINGS                 Elga Akhaladze  (violin), Mamuka Babuadze (viola), Ana Mamisashvili (violin), Goorgi Kvlividze (double bass)

WINDS                      Elisabed Gokieli  (flute)

 

THE BEST ACCOPMANISTS WERE AWARDED DIPLOMAS AND MONETARY PRIZES 300 – 300 GEL:  

Marine Adamishvili (solo singing)   Inga Lobjanidze (strings)

Anano Gokieli (winds)

 

 

SPECIAL PRIZES AND AWARDS OF THE COMPETITION:

The Prize of the Fund “SOLO” Foundation for Promoting Young Musicians – Favourite of “SOLO” – Beka Sirbiladze (clarinet);

The Law Company BGI ‘s Prize – Ketevan Chkhartishvili (piano), Ana Gogava (piano);

 Prize of the Z.Paliashvili Tbilisi Opera and Ballet Theatre for the First Prize Winner of the solo singing category - -  Maria Kublashvili (soprano);

The Prize of the Just for the Best Performance of the Georgian Piece – Lekso Pirmisashvili (piano);

Prize of the Embassy of Poland in Georgia – Attendance of the H. Weniavski International Competitions in Poznan and master classes with M. Vengerov – Elga Akhaladze (violin), Mamuika Babuadze (viola);

The Marine Jashvili Prize – Elga Akhaladze (violin), Mamuka Babuadze (viola);

 

THE BEST OUT-OF COMPETITION PARTICIPANTS WERE AWARDED:

The Sandra Roelovs Prize – Marita Pataraia (clarinet, grade II, Kutaisi);  

The Prize of the Embassy of Poland – David Khrikuli (piano, grade III, Tbilisi);

The Prize of the Embassy of Poland – Mariam Bughadze (violin, grade VII, Tbilisi);  

The Prize of the Embassy of Hungary – Tamar Babunashvili – (violin, grade V, Tbilisi);

The Prize of the Embassy of the Netherlands – Giorgi Oikashvili (clarinet, grade VII, Tbilisi);

The Prize of the Embassy of Japan – Nini Giorgadze (violin, grade IV, Kutaisi);

The Prize of the Embassy of Italy – Barbare Tataradze (piano, grade III, Tbilisi);

The Prize of the “Art Academy” – Sergo Markosian (piano, grade VII, Tbilisi);

The Prize of the chamber ensemble “Tbilisi Koncertino” – Gvantsa Butskhrikidze (violin, grade II, Kutaisi);

The Prize of a jury member Manana Gotsiridze – Mariam Kukhianidze (piano, grade II, Tbilisi);

 

 

 

PIANO             

  1. TENGIZ  AMIREJIBI (Chairman) 
  2. Temur Akhobadze
  3. Nino Kereselidze
  4. Marina Nadiradze, 
  5. Nodar Nakaidze

SOLO SINGING        

  1. TEMUR GUGUSHVILI (Chairman)
  2. Tamar Gurgenidze, 
  3. Avtandil Mamatsashvili 
  4. Tsisana Tatishvili
  5. Zaal Khelaia

STRINGS        

  1. MARINE IASHVILI (Chairman)
  2. Zurab Gabunia
  3. Nodar Zhvania 
  4. Shavleg Shilakdze
  5. Otar Chubinishvili

WOOD-WINDS        

  1. REVAZ TAKIDZE (Chairman)
  2. Zaza Azmaiparashvili
  3. Badur Diakvnishvili
  4. Mikheil Ebralidze 
  5. Tariel Kvavadze

OUT-OF-COMPETITION JURY
PIANO            

  1. EIDISHER RUSISHVILI (Chairman)
  2. Manana Gotsiridze 
  3. Nodar Nakaidze