Winners

Grand-Prix

Nanzaddorj Jigjiddorj (Morin khuur)

Age 24. Born in Zavkhan province of Mongolia.  He gradueted at the Music and dance college of Ulaanbaatar under prof. Yo.Batbayar (2013). Soloist for the State morin khuur ensemble of Mongolia.
Accompanist: B.Bat-Erdene
 
I round
1. Sh.Ulziibayar - “Morin khuur concerto No.2” I movement
2. R.Schumann - “Adagio and Allegro” op.70
3. Manuel De Falla - “Ritual Fire Dance”
II round
1. N.Jantsannorov - “Morin khuur concerto No.2 ”
2. Sh.Ulziibayar - “Morin khuur concerto No.2” II, III movement
3. A.Glazunov - “Minstrel’s Song” op.71
III round
1. B.Sharav - “Morin khuur concerto”
2. Astor Piazzolla- History of Tango “Café 1930”, “Nightclub 1960”
 

 

Folk instrumentalists

2nd prize

Tumurchudur Ulziijargal (Yochin)

Age 25. Born in Darkhan-Uul province of Mongolia.  She gradueted at the Music and dance college of Ulaanbaatar (2011), Conservatory of Shanghai (2016-Master). Teacher in Music and dance college of Ulaanbaatar and Soloist for the Mongolian National Folk Song and Dance Ensemble
Accompanist: B.Nomingua
 
I round
1. N.Jantsannorov - “Yochin concerto" I movement
2. Pablo de Sarasate - Gypsy Airs Op.20
3. Liu Yi Ning , Cheng Yun Yun - Glory of Shanxi province
II round
1. N.Jantsannorov - “Yochin concerto" II,III movement
2. Cheng Yun Yun - “Snow, Remember” /arr. for piano by D.Lhagvasuren/
3. C.Saint-Saëns - introduction and rondo capriccioso
III round
1. B.Sharav - “ Yochin concerto “
2. Van Dan Hung - Rhapsody
 

3rd prize

Enkhtur Tsendsuren (Khuuchir)

Age 22. Born in Khovd province of Mongolia.  She gradueted at the Music and dance college of Ulaanbaatar (2016), Since 2014 soloist for the Mongolian National Folk Song and Dance Ensemble
Accompanist: B.Zolzaya
 
I round
1. S.Soronzonbold - “Khuuchir concerto” II,III movement
2. A.Dvorak - “Slavonic Dances”
3. J.Enkhbayar - “Rhapsody”
II round
1. B.Munkhjargal - “Khuuchir concerto”
2. P.Tchaikovsky - “Canzonetta"
3. Van Jeng Ming - “Rhapsody” No.2
III round
1. B.Sharav - “Khuuchir concerto” I-III movement
2. C.Saint-Saëns - introduction and rondo capriccioso
 

Bayaraa Myagmartseren (Limbe)

Age 26. Born in Govi-Altai province of Mongolia. He gradueted at the Music and dance college of Ulaanbaatar (2012-Bachelor), Mongolian State University of Arts and Culture (2016-Master). Since 2009 soloist for the Ulaanbaatar Ensemble.
Accompanist: 
 
I round
1. Ts.Erdenebat - “Limbe concerto” II,III movement
2. Pietro Morlacchi - “Pactore svizzero”
3. Eugene Damare - “Le merle Blanc”
II round
1. J.S.Bach - “Sonata” III,IV movement
2. Ts.Natsagdorj - “Strange movement”
3. L.Murdorj - “Adagio”
III round
1. Ts.Natsagdorj - “Limbe Concerto”
2. Own repertoire

 

 

Professional singers

1st prize

Bayarsaikhan Batjargal (Tenor)

Age 26. Soloist for the Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet.
Accompanist: E.Namuun
 
I round
1. P.Tchaikovsky - Romance “Amid the din of the ball” 
2. G.Puccini - Aria Rudolfa from opera La Boheme
3. F.Cilea - Aria Federico “Ela solita storia delpastore....” from opera “L’Arlesiana”
II round
1. G.Donizetti - Aria Edgardo “Tombe Deglia avi miei…”  from opera “Lucía de Lammermoor”
2. G.Donizetti -  Aria Tonio "Ahmesamis” from opera “La Fille du Regiment” 
3. B.Sharav - “Kholiin amrag” Romance
III round
1. B.Sharav – Aria Jamukh from Opera “Chinggis Khaan”
2. Giardona - Aria Chenier “Undi all’azzurro Spazio” from opera “Andra Chenier” 
 
 
 

2nd prize

Erdene Otgonbat (Baritone)

Age 26. He gradueted at the Music and dance college of Ulaanbaatar (2014). Soloist for the Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet.
Accompanist: B.Solongo
 
I round
1. P.Tchaikovsky - Aria of Onegin from Opera "Eugene Onegin"
2. S.Rachmaninov - Romance "In the Silence of the Night"
3. G.Verdi - Aria Rodrigo from opera "Don Carlos"
II round
1. B.Sharav - Romance "Tal mini"
2. Kh.Bilegjargal - Aria Lodon from opera “Lambugain Nulimas” 
3. P.Tchaikovsky - Aria Yeletsky from opera “The Queen of Spades”
III round
1. B.Sharav – Aria Temuujin from Opera “Chinggis Khaan”
2. U.Giordano -  Aria Gerard from opera "Andrea Chenier" 
 
 

 

3rd prize

Jarmagambetov Rasul (Baritone)

Age 25. Born in Atyrau city of Kazakhstan.
Accompanist: B.Solongo
 
I round
1. S.Rachmaninov - Cavatina Aleko from opera "Aleko"
2. U.Giordano - Aria Gerard "Nemico della patria" from opera "Andrea Chenier"
3. P.Tchaikovsky - Romance “On Golden Cornfields”
II round
1. A.Zhubanov, L.Khamidi - Aria Abai from opera "Abai"
2. A.Borodin - Aria Prince Igor from opera "Prince Igor"
3. B.Sharav - "Borlog namkhan tolgod min"
III round
1. B.Sharav – Aria Temuujin from Opera “Chinggis Khaan”
2. G.Rossini - Aria Figaro "Largo al Factotum" from opera "Le barbier de Seville"
 
 

Sambuu Batchimeg (Soprano)

Age 26. Soloist for the Buryat State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater
Accompanist: T.Enkhtuul
 
I round
1. P.Tchaikovsky - “Whether Day Dawns”
2. G.Bizet - Aria Micaela from opera "Carmen"
3. G.Puccini - Aria Mimi from opera "La Boheme"
II round
1. B.Sharav - “Namaraa gej”
2. N.Rimsky-Korsakov - Aria Marfa from opera "The Tsar's Bride"
3. G.Puccini - Aria Tosca from opera "Tosca"
III round
1. B.Sharav – Aria Khadaan from Opera “Chinggis Khaan”
2. G.Verdi - Aria Elvira from opera "Ernani"
 

 

Best accompanists

Battumur Solongo

Born in Ulaanbaatar. She graduated from the Music and dance school of Ulaanbaatar under prof. M.Grigorieva-Bandi, G.Zanaa (1985), Urals Mussorgsky State Conservatoire under prof. A.Glagolev (1990).
 
 

 

 

 

 

Batbileg Bat-Erdene

He gradueted at the Music and dance college of Ulaanbaatar, Tartini conservatory under prof.  Igor Cognolato in Italy (2013). Studying at the Tomadini conservatory under prof. Luca Trabucco in Italy.