2 September

Mercury brand is jewelry VIP Partner of «New Wave» 2016 International contest

«New Wave 2016» International Contest of Young Pop Singers will staged in Sochi from September 3 to September 9, 2016. In this year “New Wave” Contest celebrate the 15th anniversary. Millions of TV viewers interested in the creative battle of the Grand Final participants, as well as the concert program of the festival, is an indication of the Contest’s significance and relevance. The main objective of the «New Wave» is the discovery of musical talent. Each year, the Contest Jury is composed of the most popular performers and musicians in Russia and other countries. The President of the Jury is the People’s Artist of Russia, music producer and composer Igor Krutoy.

The current Grand Final featured the battle of 16 finalists from 12 countries. The Grand Final contestants representing Russia included Yaseniya, Denis Sokolov and the N.E.V.A. group.

The second year the «New Wave» Official Jewelry VIP Partner is the Mercury jewelry house founded in 2015. It has earned solid international recognition since then. Thanks to the laconic exquisite design, high quality gems  scrupulously assessed by professional experts, and skillful work of Italian jewelers, the jewelry items from Mercury are highly appreciated by professional jewelers’ community and demanding customers. As of today, the brand presents 3 collections: Classic, Color, Flower that stand out by their elegance, impeccable cut, superior quality. Mercury accessories make a statement by glamor of the embedded gemstones: be it diamond, ruby, sapphire or emerald, they have inspired the jewelers with their natural beauty. The Mercury jewelry brand has become actively associated with many events in the world of culture and art, and it has supports concerts of iconic music stars all over the world.

The Grand Final «New Wave 2016» International Contest will open on 3 September. On 4th September, the ‘New Wave Hall’ hosted the Contest Day One of the «New Wave 2016» Grand Final presenting the contenders’ songs from popular movies, on September 5 – the ‘Evening with Oleg Gazmanov, on September 6 – the anniversary Evening with Victor Drobysh’s music and the Contest Day Two, September 7 saw the spectacular ‘Evening with Igor Ktutoy’ performed by Russian and world stars,   September 8 program included the ‘New Wave’ Songs Releases Night and the Contest Day Three,  September 9 featured the Farewell  Gala Concert of the Contest.

The «New Wave» star concerts featured R. Martin, Sting,  A. Netrebko, D. Hvorostovsky, S. Shnurov, the ‘Gruppirovka Leningrad’, Ph. Kirkorov, L. Leschenko, L. Dolina, K. Orbakaite, Valeriya, P. Gagarina, D. Bilan, N. Baskov, Leonid Agutin, T. Povalii, Zara, A. Varum, N. Koroleva, I. Busulis, A. Bujnov, L. Vaikule, O. Gazmanov, V. Presnyakov, S. Pavliashvili, S. Lazarev, A. Lorak, G.Leps, I. Dubtsova, the ‘Diskoteka Avariya’ group, Therr Maitz, many others.