Welcome to Yekaterinburg!

Yekaterinburg is a crossroad of Europe and Asia.

Yekaterinburg was founded in 1723. It is located in the center of Eurasian continent. Only here you will have possibility to make just one step to move from Europe to Asia.

The International competition

Competition performances and festival concerts will take place in the best concert halls of Yekaterinburg.

The cultural center of the Ural

Only not long ago Yekaterinburg was closed for visiting by foreigners. Nowadays Yekaterinburg which is the city of last Russia tsar and the first Russia president is open for all people of the Earth.

Festival programme

4. Competition rules for categories: А1, А2, В1, В2, С1, С2, D1, D2, D3, E

Competition programme 4 pieces:

    -         A traditional folk song from your own country in a unison a cappella;

-         A song from the Renaissance or Romantic period;

-         One contemporary piece composed by a composer from your own country;

-         A piece of the composer of the second half of the 20th century – 21st century.

·        Time limit: 15 minutes.

4.1. Competition rules for categories:  E1, E2

Competition programme 3 – 4 pieces:

·        A choir should perform a programme of different styles and genres (Russian and European classical music; music of composers of the XXth century; a piece by the choice of a conductor). One piece in the programme must be a’cappella.

·        Time limit: 10 minutes.

4.2. Competition rules for categories: F1, F2, H

F1, F2 – competition programme should include arrangements of the folk songs
H - sacred music of different confessions

·        Time limit: 15 minutes.

4.3. Competition rules for category «S»

Competition programme consists of 3 pieces

·        Each choir should perform programme of different styles and genres (One piece a’capella will be advisable)

·        Time limit: 12 minutes.

 4.4. Festival programme (choirs, ensembles)

·        Pieces of secular or folk music (20 minutes)

·        Pieces of sacred music (20 minutes)

The duration of the festival programme includes:

- the performance of the declared programme;

- the entrance upon and leave the stage;

- pauses between pieces.


Changes in the program are accepted not later than the 20th of March, 2019.

To change the order of the declared programme after the specified date is forbidden.

For violation of the rules and the working plan of the competition-festival EURASIA cantat points for a choir performance will be decreased.

The organizing committee has the full copyright for video, audio, photography, CD recordings, live performances, concerts of the festival on television and radio broadcasting.