Dear artists, it is my great pleasure to welcome you to the 13th International Piano Competition in Saint-Petersburg «Step Towards Mastery», 7 June to 14 June 2023.
The pandemic has reminded us of how important the arts are to our community and to the human experience. You as musicians have the great responsibility and the great privilege of bringing people together through your work. This is what we celebrate at the Piano Competition «Step Towards Mastery».
The first two rounds will be held at School of Arts №4. The final round will be held in the Saint-Petersburg Capella, where finalists will perform with Philharmonic Orchestra.
Jury members – representatives of the world’s leading piano schools.