Kiefer Hablitzel │Göhner Music Prize
The Kiefer Hablitzel │Göhner Music Prize is awarded in close cooperation with the Ernst Göhner Foundation. Young Swiss or Switzerland-based instrumentalists under 28 and singers under 30 years of age are eligible.
Auditions take place yearly in early February in Bern at the invitation of the jury.
The jury consists of notable musicians and a delegate of the Ernst Göhner Foundation. The total sum of the awarded grants will be decided by the members of the jury based on the funds available.
Past winners of the Kiefer Hablitzel Prize in music include such well-known names as:
Bettina Boller, Conradin Brotbek, Carlo Cicero, Graziella Contratto, Benjamin Engeli, Veit Hertenstein, Esther Hoppe, Marc Kissóczy, Rachel Kolly, Meret Lüthi, Adrian Oetiker, Leila Pfister, Felix Renggli, Jean-Claude Schlaepfer, Martina Schucan, Kaspar Zehnder and many others.
September 1 – octobre 13, 2018
Please read this information before your application carefully.
Candidates can bring their own piano accompanist, or may choose to be accompanied by our official accompanist, in which case the following rules must be respected: a short rehearsal of 20 minutes may be held before the audition. Further preliminary rehearsals are not possible.
Vocalists : must specify the keys of the pieces on their repertoire list or send the scores by e-mail.
Instrumentalists: must choose as a contemporary piece a SOLO piece without piano accompaniment.
Csaba Kézér, Director
076 549 89 52
Kiefer Hablitzel │Göhner Music Prize and Prix Collard
8 prizes à CHF 15'000
February 4 - 8, 2019 Hochschule der Künste Bern
Members of the jury
- Marc Kissóczy, Zürich, President of the Jury
- Thüring Bräm, Basel
- Gui-Michel Caillat, Genève
- Doris Stalder, Ernst Göhner Foundation, Zug
- Eva Zurbrügg, Bern