Winners of VI Demidov International Violin Competition announced in Yekaterinburg

VI Demidov International Violin Competition was held from 1 to 6 November in Yekaterinburg.

The contest first prize in the younger group and 45 thousand was given to Ruslan Turuntaev (Kazakhstan), first prize in the senior group and 60 thousand was given to Meruert Karmenova (Kazakhstan).

The winners of the second prize in the younger group in the amount of 35 thousand rubles were Dmitry Stopichev (St. Petersburg) and Tomiris Temirgalieva (Kazakhstan). In the older group, the winners of second prize in the amount of 45 thousand rubles were Rustam Saleymanov and Andrey Kuznetsov - both from Moscow.

Third prize in the younger group size of 25 thousand is given to participants from Moscow —Maria Butakova and Karina Gimatova. In the older group, there is one winner of the third prize in the amount of 35 thousand rubles Alyona Koryagina (Moscow).

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