11-14 May 2017 in Khmelnitsky, an International Cello Contest «ProArt». To participate in the contest applicants came from Australia, Austria, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, China, Latvia, Germany, Poland, Romania, USA, Ukraine and France.
Evaluated the contestants representative jury: Rafael Go (France), Denis Severin (Switzerland), Katarzyna Polonek (Poland), Shu I-Bing (China), Yuri Laniuk (Ukraine), Artem Midday (Ukraine), Igor Scherbakov (Ukraine), Roman Lopatinsky (Ukraine).
The selection in the first round was held under the uploaded videos. Peresluhovuvan second round of competition held in the concert hall Khmelnytsky Philharmonic.
Participants were divided into three age categories. In the youngest category (12 -14 years) won the title winner and third prize student of grade 9 LSSMSHI them. Krushelnytska Flavio RASHFAL (Class of NY Kvyk, concertmaster T. Seremulya).