The 1st round of the 14th Khachaturian International Competition was held on June 7 and 8, 2018 at Yerevan specialized secondary music school named after Tchaikovsky. According to Jury’s decision 7 participants have passed to the next round. The names of which are presented below.
Mon-Puo Lee (Spain/Taiwan)
Fedor Amosov (Russian Federation)
Rustem Khamidullin (Russian Federation)
Hyejin Kim (Republic of Korea)
Chae-Won Hong (Republic of Korea)
Jonathan Swensen (Denmark)
Vasily Stepanov (Russian Federation)
The project is being implemented thanks to the joint efforts of the Ministry of Culture of the RA, Cultural foundation “Aram Khachaturian – Competition’’ and Yerevan Komitas State Conservatory. It is held under the high patronage of the spouse of the President of the Republic of Armenia – Mrs. Nune Sarkissian. The general partner of the competition is the Intergovernmental Foundation for Educational, Scientific and Cultural Cooperation (IFESCCO).