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Every second year, alongside the Composition Prize, the Geneva International Music Competition hosts its own Laureates Festival. Former prize-winners are invited back to Geneva to perform during one week of concerts in a variety of different venues.

This year's festival will be held from 23 November - 3 December 2017 and is dedicated to voice. It will offer a series of concerts, seeking to display lyrical art in all its forms. 

The programme will be revealed soon and the box office opens on 20 September 2017.

The 72nd Geneva Competition will be offering a Composition Prize.

Subject of the competition : work for clarinette & orchestra
Application deadline : 4 May 2017
Preselections : 10-11 June 2017
Final round : 26 November 2017

More information on the 2017 composition prize


The 73rd Geneva International Music Competition will be presenting piano & clarinet and will be held from 27 October - 15 November 2018*. Applications will be opening in June 2017!

Application deadline : 4 May, 2018

* dates to be confirmed