Conditions for using accompanist
Accompanists of the Competition 2017:
has graduated the piano class of prof. L. Mets at Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre in 1996. In 2002 she defended there also her Masters as an accompanist. She is working as a teacher of the chamber ensemble at the H. Eller Tartu Music School since 1996. In 1996 – 2013 she worked at Theatre Vanemuine as the executive concertmaster-teacher and from 2013 Jaanika Rand-Sirp is the concertmaster-teacher of vocalists at the National Opera Estonia.
In 2003 she received the scholarship of the International Association of Richard Wagner Societies. Jaanika Rand-Sirp is an active chamber musicians and a musical partner to many singers and instrumentalists.
obtained his Master’s and Bachelor’s degree at the Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno in 2009. His speciality was music art. Before that he graduated Minsk State College of the Arts in 2002 as a pianist.
Ashot has worked at the National Academic Bolshoi Opera
and Ballet Theatre of the Republic of Belarus as a vocal accompanist and as a member of the symphonic orchestra. Also he has worked at the Belarusian State Academy of Music and at Svisloch School of the Arts as a piano teacher and a concertmaster. His opera repertoire is wide and includes all well know operas, but also Prima la musica by Salieri, The Impresario by Mozart, Rita by Donizetti, La voix humaine by Francis Poulenc, Stabat Mater by G. Pergolesi, Snegurochka by Rimsky-Korsakov and others. Since March 2015 he works at the Estonian National Opera.