24 November 2015     Festivals  Awards 

For the second time this year, the world capital of music, waltz, palaces and parks - Vienna hosted the XII International Competition and Art Festival "STARS 2015 VIENNA / WIENER Sterne 2015". As confirmation the fact that the festival is an important event in the cultural life of Vienna and earned recognition from around the world spoke the number of participants.

From 1 to 4 November 400 groups and soloists from Armenia (Yerevan), Austria (Vienna), Bulgaria (Razlog, Dobrich, Plovdiv), Belarus (Lida, Pinsk), the Islamic Republic of Iran (Tehran), India (Surat), Lithuania (Kaunas), Russia (St. Petersburg, Severodvinsk, Arkhangelsk, Moscow region, Nizhny Novgorod and other cities), Ukraine (Dnepropetrovsk), and others, presented their skills and cultural traditions in the best Viennese halls before an international jury and Viennese audience.During the closing ceremony, all the participants were awarded with diplomas of participation diplomas to the winners of first, second and third place medals for the top three places in each competition discipline.

Winner of Grand Prix from the 12th edition of the international competition became folklore ensemble "VERBITSA" city of Lida, Belarus.

The next, 13th International Competition and Art Festival VIENNA STARS / WIENER Sterne 2016, will be held from March 3 to April 4, 2016 in Vienna