The distinguished violin teacher is president of the Novosibirsk Violin Competition. His students regularly win events that he controls.
The latest results: In the Junior group the first prize went to Eduard Kollert and Paloma So – both are Bron students in Interlaken, Switzerland.
In the senior group, the first prize went to three violinists:
Elvin Ganiev – student of Bron in Madrid and Interlaken.
Ellinor Melone – student of Bron in Madrid
Kyoko Ogava – student of Akiko Tatsumi, assistant of Zakhar Bron.
Bron was chairman of the jury.
Many students pay to compete in his circus.