Search Laureates

The list of prizewinners of previous competitions is eloquent: over 500 references including names that are well known to classical music enthusiasts.

Some of the best known include: Maurice André, Martha Argerich, Arturo Benedetti-Michelangeli, Maurice Bourgue, Victoria De Los Angeles, Alan Gilbert, Nelson Goerner, Friedrich Gulda, Heinz Holliger, Nobuko Imai, Jean-Jacques Kantorow, Dagoberto Linhares, Quatuor Melos, Dominique Merlet, Aurèle Nicolet, Fritz Ollendorf, Emmanuel Pahud, Maurizio Pollini, Georg Solti, Maria Stader, Teresa Stich-Randall, José Van Dam, Christian Zacharias, Tabea Zimmermann.

Among the most recent laureates, one should mention the soprano Annette Dasch, clarinetist Fabio Di Casola, pianist Sergei Koudriakov, percussionnist Aiyun Huang, violinist Francesco Manara, trumpettist André Henry, oboeist Alexei Ogrintchuk or cellist Istvàn Vàrdai.

Research laureates of the Geneva Competition from 1939 - 2015 :