Cello Competition postponed to 2021

Due to uncertainties linked to the coronavirus crisis, the 75th Geneva International Cello Competition will unfortunately not take place this year.

Prizewinners E-Workshop

The Prizewinners Workshop, which traditionally takes place in May, has been postponed to this Autumn. It will take place online in Sept & Oct 2020.

Dmitry Shishkin: New CD release

Discover our Prizewinner Dmitry Shishkin's new album, recorded thanks to his "Coup de Coeur Breguet" Special Prize ! 20% discount on our e-store!

Cello 2020 - Apply now!

The 75th Geneva International Music Competition will be presenting Cello and will be held from 23 Oct - 5 Nov. 2020. Application deadline on 30 April 2020. Apply now!

Rewatch Finals on YouTube!

Videos of the 74th Geneva International Music Competition are now available on our YouTube Channel: Final Rounds, backstage moments, interviews of the our prizewinners and much more!

Percussion Prizewinners

1st Prize of the Percussion Competition has been awarded to Hyeji Bak! Marianna Bednarska won 2nd Prize. 3rd Prize went to Till Lingenberg. Congratulations to all!


Percussion Final 2019 (2) - Hyeji Bak, 1st Prize

74th Geneva International Music Competition  FINAL ROUND PART 2 - PERCUSSION 2019  Ms. Hyeji Bak, 28 years old, South Korea Peter Eötvös: "Speaking Drums" With the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande Conducted by ...

Interview Hyeji Bak, 1st Prize Percussion 2019

Portrait of Hyeji Bak, 1st Prize of the 74th Geneva International Music Competition, section percussion. The final round took place on 21 November 2019 at Victoria-Hall with the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, conducted by Julien Leroy. 

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