The Competition is established by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation.

The Competition is organized by:

  • the Saratov L.V. Sobinov State Conservatory;
  • the autonomous noncommercial professional educational institution “The Studio School of modern art”
  •  the Guild of young musicians of the Russian Musical Union “MezhdunarodMolOt”.

The Competition is established in 1996 and held biyearly.

The Competition 2022 is held as a part of publicly significant events of the federal project “Creative people” which is a part of the national project “Culture” and coincides with 110th anniversary of the Saratov State Conservatory,

The official internet site of the Competition is https://schnittkecompetition.totnm.org/