11.04.2005 Tariverdiev's Fourth International Organ Competition presents its results:
The winners are:
The First prize and Competition's Grand-Prix (a statuette of angel with organ tubes' wings made of local amber) are unanimously adjudged to Istvan Matyas (Hungary) who also received the Special prize for the best performance of Mikael Tariverdiev works.
The Second prize is won by Taras Baginets (Ukraine). The Third prize is won by Aare-Paul Lattik (Estonia).
Diplomas are awarded to Hiroko Inoue (Japan) and to Daniel Prajzner (Poland).
The Prize fund of Competition is $ 19000. Traditionally the bulk of Competition's prize fund is donated by Triumph Charity Foundation.
Added to it is the Special prize Hope of Russia ($ 5000) which for the fourth time was personally presented by its founder Mr.George Boos. This time he recipient is Evgenia Semeina (Russia).
Special prize of Governor of Kaliningrad district is adjudged to Natalia Ryabkova, young organist of Nizhny Novgorod.