22 October 2014, Wednesday, 11:54

Kamila Dayanova from Ufa won the first place in the super final of the "Salute of Talents" international project


UFA, 21 October 2014. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/. Ufa native Kamila Dayanova won the first place in the nomination "Vocal creativity. People's vocals. Solo" in the younger age group of the super final of "Salute of Talents" the international project. This allowed her to reach the top 25 — participants of the gala concert, which was held in the House of Youth in St. Petersburg.

The project "Salute of Talents" was established in 2008. As part of the project during the academic year more than 50 festivals and children's art competitions are held in various cities in Europe and the world. Each festival season ends with a super final, which will only include first degree laureates of the past festivals and competitions. The prize fund of the super final is 300 thousand rubles.

This time participants from Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, France, Finland, Belarus competed for the chance to perform at the gala concert. There were more than 600 competitors representing more than 80 cities and towns.

The jury of the super final included:  the lead singer of "Na-Na" group Vladimir Levkin, conductor Leonid Korchmar, the head of the classical piano  department  of Rimsky-Korsakov St. Petersburg Conservatory Catherine Murina, Mariinsky Theatre soloist Tatiana Kravtsova, the popular singer Stepan Ledkov.

The gala concert was closed with the anthem of the "Salute of Talents" project traditionally performed by participants.