Acceptance of entries for participation in ‘Pure Sound’ Award established by RMU has started

Acceptance of entries for the best audio record of the Russian academic music ‘Pure Sound’ has been started on the official site of the International award from December 1, 2018.

Audio records released not earlier than January 1, 2017, can participate in the Award. Eight Award nominations cover all main lines and genres of academic vocal and instrumental music: opera, choral music, chamber vocal music, symphonic music, concert for playing solo musical instrument with orchestra, chamber instrumental for ensemble and solo music. In the list of nominations the publication of archival audio recording is also included.

Entries for participation in the Award are accepted from copyright holders: authors of works, performers, audio records designers (sound producers), publishers, and other rightholders.

Entries can be submitted until March 31, 2019, after which a competent jury will proceed to the selection of the finalists.

The project is aimed at development of the home academic music, popularization of Russian composers school, the support of sound recording industry and the development of the home musical culture at large.

The entry can be sent and detail information can be obtained on the Award site: