The First International Musical Georg Ots Competition and Festival is over
July 22, at 4 pm the winners were announced at Jaani Kirik.
The juri has decided not to award Grand Prix this year.
The First Prize was awarded to Konstantin Suchkov - 28-year-old baritone, invited soloist of the Bolshoi Theatre and Perm Opera and Ballet Theatre. He gets 3000 euro of premium, participation in a tour over Scandinavia (2017-2018) as a Special Prize and another Special Prize - of the Charity Foundation of Fabio Mastrangelo - to sing in one of the next season concerts under baton of maestro.
The Second Prize and 1500 euro of premium goes to the soloist of the Mikhailovsky Theatre Alexander Shakhov. His is also awarded with the Special Prize - participation in Baltic concert tour in 2017-2018.
Anastasia Barun, the participant of the Young Artists Opera Program of the Bolshoi Theatre is awarded with the Third Prize and 1000 euro.
Special Prizes get also:
Natalya Rais - participation in a tour over Scandinavia (2017-2018) and Anna Vikulina - participation in Baltic concert tour in 2017-2018.
All above-named took part in Gala Concert, which was held after the official awarding ceremony.