International White Nights Piano Festival is taking place in St. Petersburg -- one of the most beautiful cities in the world. The city, which gave the world many great musicians, poets, artists, and architects. Among them are Pushkin, Tchaikovsky, Dostoevsky, Schostakovich, Anton Rubinstein, Sergei Prokofiev, Vladimir Sofronitsky, Maria Yudina, and Grigory Sokolov.
The timing of this festival is not accidental. It is the period of the famous St. Petersburg White Nights, celebrated by many great artists. Festival participants -- pianists from many different countries of the world will advance their piano mastery under the direction of world-renown musicians, representing the best Universities in the world.