The laureates of the 5th Evgeny Svetlanov International Conducting Competition are:

First Prize – not awarded

Second Prize – Jesko Sirvend (Germany) and Henri Christofer Aavik (Estonia)

Third Prize – not awarded

Diploma – Ilya Ram (USA / Israel) and Euan Shields (USA)

Audience Prize – Ilya Ram (USA / Israel)

Orchestra Prize – Jesko Sirvend (Germany)

A stunning ‘Sabre Dance’ (from Khachaturian’s Gayane ballet) with Evgeny Svetlanov & the USSR State Symphony Orchestra; May 25, 1987; Tokyo.