New Wave Junior 2016
The New Wave Junior 2016 will be held from 11 to 13 August at Artek. This is the 9th edition of this annual Contest. Artek hosts the Contest for the 7th time. 15 representatives from 10 countries of the world have been selected as the finalists.
As usual, famous pop music stars will support the young talents: the Artek stage will feature Ph. Kirkorov, N. Baskov, the ‘Diskoteka Avariya’ group, Yu. Karaulova, Jasmine, the ‘IOWA’ group, D. Bilan, S. Lazarev, V. Presnyakov, Nyusha, D. Joker and many others.
The Contest Jury will involve I. Dubtsova, Nyusha, S. Lazarev, E. Krylatov, Ph. Kirkorov, E Kombarov, L. Leschenko. The Jury will be chaired by its President, People's Artist of Russia, Producer and Composer Igor Krutoy.
The New Wave Junior 2016 Program will include, as usual, the priority draw sessions, the football game and other events.
The aim and main objective of the New Wave Junior festival is to assist creativity, professional growth and personal development of young gifted artists. Equally important is the objective to draw attention of the state, public and commercial organizations in different countries to talented children and adolescents. Take Contest is staged for kids aged between 8 and 12 years of age.