Broadcasts of the Rachmaninoff Competition collected more than 4 million views in 66 countries
For 8 competitive days, the number of views of online broadcasts and videos on demand of the Rachmaninoff International Competition for Pianists, Composers and Conductors has exceeded 4 million from 66 countries. Among these countries: Russia, Belarus, China, USA, Japan, Germany, South Korea, Kazakhstan, Israel, Canada, Taiwan, Great Britain, Italy, France, Brazil, Spain, Ukraine, Armenia, Latvia, Poland, Moldova, Georgia, Australia, Netherlands, Austria, Hong Kong, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan, Switzerland, Hungary, Lithuania, Serbia, Mexico, Bulgaria, Philippines, Singapore, Czech Republic, Belgium, Estonia, Turkey, Greece, Kyrgyzstan, Croatia, Argentina, Sweden, Indonesia, UAE, Finland, Portugal, Norway, South Africa, Romania, Vietnam, India, New Zealand, Thailand, Chile, Colombia, Uruguay, Lebanon, Costa Rica, Malaysia, Slovakia, Ireland, Bolivia.
“It is simply unbelievable that the first Rachmaninoff Competition atrracted such huge interest all over the world! We were convinced once again that music has no boundaries, it cannot be driven into any framework or dictated to it by conditions. Music unites, and I am happy that we are all together at our Competition and listen to the music of the greatest composer of all time – Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff!” – said Denis Matsuev, Artistic Director of the Rachmaninoff International Competition.
The broadcast of the Rachmaninoff Competition are conducted on the official website of the Competition, on the Russian social network VK, on culture.ru and meloman.ru portals, as well as on the Chinese Music Today portal.