Students of Ivanov brothers win Bluebird Competition
On 25 December Bluebird Competition for young talents culminated on Russia 1 TV Channel. Acclaimed musicians, leaders of MRP’s Centre for Ethnic Music DevelopmentAndrey and Mikhail Ivanov introduced eminent young musicians – saxophonist Sophia Turina and bayan-player Rostislav Mudritsky, winners of Grand Prix. Percussionist Yekaterina Filimonova also got a victory.
The gifted youngsters were awarded the ultimate prize – 1 million rubles.
In the final recital Sophia Turina and Rostislav Mudritsky joined Ivanov brothers in a virtuoso performance of Andrey Ivanov’s “Fiesta”.