Terms of Reference

The Second International competition for professional singers and Mongolian national instrumentalists named after B.Sharav will take place in Ulaanbaatar city of Mongolia from 15th of  November to 23th of November 2016. The opening and closing ceremonies will be held at the Music and Dance College of Mongolia.

The goal of the competition

The competition is aimed to support young artists, enable opportunities of sharing experience, and give the artists chance to challenge their talent and skill. This will be a good opportunity for young artists to fame. The competition is also a good way to populiarize music of Mongolian composers.

The organizers

The competition is organized by The Ministry of culture sports and tourism of Mongolia, Administration of governor's office of capital city, The State Music and Dance College of Mongolia


The competition is open for contestants of any nationality and country. Singers not older than 30 years of age, and musicians not older than 35 years of age are eligible to participate.

The national music instrument competition is for the following 6 type of insturments: Morin Khuur, Yatga, Shanz, Huuchir, Limbe, and Yochin.

The singing competition is for voice types: Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Tenor, Baritone and Bass.

Outline of the competition

1.       The registration will take place at the organizing committee until 5th of November  2016. Late applications will not be received. The location of the Organizing Committee is the State Music and Dance College of Mongolia. 7th Khoroo of the Sukhbaatar district, Zaluuchuud ave, Ulaanbaatar. Email address: Contact tel numbers: +976-99052930, +976-99247540, +976-70110531, +976-70110532

2.       The applicants from foreign countries can be registered thtough email address:

3.       The mandatory music included in the program can be obtained through email address: by paying fee

4.       All contestants will be responsible for two way travel ticket, accomodation and food expences

5.       All contestants will be provided with rehearsal facilities for free

6.       If a contestand needs a pianist, the organizing committee will provide them with pianist and this service will be charged

7.       All auditions are held open to public

8.       The order of performance of contestants will be determined by ballot before the competition

9.       The winners of the competition should participate in the Gala of the competition and broadcasted by the Mongolian TV without any fee.

10.   The application fee is MNT 80.000 for Mongolian nationals and USD 100 for foreign contestants

11.   The jury members will consist of international famous artists

12.   Any disputes during the competition shall be settled by the referees and their decision will be taken into considerations


Application documents

-          Application form ( download here)

-          1 Color photo in size of 6x9

-          Curriculum Vitae/resume

-          Request of pianist must be clearly stated

-          Application fee