Jury 2021


Semen Gorov

Chairman of the Jury

An outstanding clipmaker (shot more than 50 clips for many TOP stars), music producer, theater and film director, director of music TV shows and TV musicals. Semyon forms and creates the face of modern popular music space working with the most popular artists of Ukraine and the post-Soviet space such as Andrey Danilko (Verka Serdyuchka), "Ocean Elzy", Sofia Rotaru, VIA GRA and others.


Elena Andreicheva

Great Britain

Oscar and BAFTA-winning Producer and Filmmaker (2019 year) working across documentaries that fuse personal stories with powerful journalism. She has just finished directing a film for the BBC and as ever, is developing a slate of new ideas.


Sabrija Vulic


A journalist, TV host, public figure, long-term head of Montenegrin delegation at Eurovision Song Contest, general producer of the main entertainment TV channel in Montenegro TVCG2, owner of many national and international awards. Sabrija actively develops cultural diplomacy between Montenegro and Ukraine, as well as other countries.


DJ Ravin


The founder of one of the most popular trend in lounge music of recent decades, based on Electronic Fusion and World Music, the trendsetter of the musical ideology of the world famous Buddha Bar compilation series. A resident of one of the most fashionable clubs in the world, the Parisian Buddha Bar, where Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz, Rod Stewart, Jennifer Lopez and other world celebrities love to visit.


Lilit Hovhannisyan


Singer, the absolute Armenian leader of the number of subscribers on social networks and views of video content (over 400 million views on YouTube). Lilit is a screenwriter and director of her video clips, she creates all the images for her concerts and video works. The artist is actively touring. In 2019, during the Dream World Tour, Lilit gave concerts in 70 cities of 5 continents - in Europe, Asia, Australia, North and South America.


Pavle Plahutnik


Director of the International Music FeNS Festival on the Adriatic coast in Koper, Slovenia. For over 40 years he has been organizing various projects and creating entertaining content for TV. Pavle is a permanent member of the jury of several international vocal competitions, the winner of many awards, an active and influential person in the musical life.


Mehmet Alper Kazancioglu


An outstanding opera singer perfoming on world opera stages, winner of numerous awards, a member of the jury of international vocal festivals. Alper is an associate professor at the State Conservatory of Turkey, who has raised many opera singers perfoming in opera stages around the world.


Marс Sierens


Conductor, musician, music professor. An outstanding oboist, Marс played concerts throughout Europe as a soloist, chamber musician and in an orchestra. For 20 years he taught oboe and chamber music and became the director of the Academy of Music. As a conductor, Mark created his own orchestra, with which he explored the repertoire of the 19th and 20thcenturies with an emphasis on romantic and late romantic composers. He directed works by Brahms, Mahler, Strauss, Beethoven, Prokofiev, Shostakovich and many other famous composers.


Eldar Gasimov


Eurovision winner, singer, songwriter, actor. One of the most famous songs, "Running scared", which Eldar sang with his duet partner Nigar Jamal, brought an unforgettable and significant victory to Azerbaijan in the Eurovision Song Contest 2011.


Vasil Popadyuk


A virtuoso violinist is called the "new Paganini" and the "golden violin of Canada." Founder of the band “PapaDuke”, with which he tours around the world, playing music in the styles of world music, latino, gypsy, jazz. He can play 15 musical instruments, and each of the band's musicians also plays several musical instruments. The virtuoso's concerts gather a large audience 150-200 times a year.


Sokol Marsi


Sokol Marsi is a well-known Albanian composer, songwriter and music producer, author of many songs, as well as music for theater and cinema. Sokol is an influential music critic, a Master of Artistic Creativity at the Symphony Orchestra of the Albanian National Radio Television RTSH, a member of the jury of many international festivals and the director of several Albanian festivals, including the national selection for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest.