Drumtime 2018

The II Edition of "DRUMTIME" International Percussion Competition will be held in Saint-Petersburg from 18th to 23rd of March 2018.

The Competition is organized by Saint-Petersburg State University of Culture.

NOMINATIONS and AGE GROUPS: 1. Marimba (up to 15, 16-19, 20-29); 2. Vibraphone (up to 15, 16-19, 20-29); 3. Orchestral Percussion (Xylophone, Snare Drum, Timpani; up to 15, 16-19, 20-29); 4. Small Ensemble: duet, trio, quartet (up to 15, 16-19, 20-29).


International Percussion Competition;

 "Days of Percussion" Festival (Concerts and master classes; Exposition of drums and percussion instruments, accessorizes, scores).

Jury & Special Guests

  • Katarzyna Mycka

    Katarzyna Mycka (Poland/Germany) World-renowned Polish marimba virtuoso and chamber musician,…

  • Emmanuel Sejourne

    Emmanuel Sejourne (France) Famous French composer and percussionist, was born…

  • Anton Nazarko

    Anton Nazarko (St. Petersburg) Was born in 1982. In 2006 he…

  • Arseniy Shuplyakov

    Arseniy Shuplyakov (St. Petersburg) Was born in Leningrad in 1982.…


    Percarus Duo (Moscow) Mikhail Putkov and Vladimir Terekhov, members of…

  • Anna Ignatowicz-Glinska

    Anna Ignatowicz-Glinska (Poland) Polish composer was born in Warsaw. She…


The winners of the Competition will be awarded with the Laureate Diplomas of the International Competition.

International Jury and Organizing Committee have the right to establish additional prizes for the winners and to award the teachers with the special Diplomas.

The Competition winners can be awarded with memorable prizes and presents from the Official Partners of the Competition.