Olivier Messiaen Competition

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The Olivier Messiaen Competition is an international contemporary piano competition organized by the City of Paris in homage to the French composer Olivier Messiaen. The first edition took place in 2000.


Laureates of the competition

2000 Yvonne Loriod Håkon Austbø (Netherland)
Maria-Elena Barrientos [1] (Spain)
George Benjamin (United-Kingdom)
Michel Béroff (France)
Alain Louvier (France)
Roger Muraro (France)
Marcello Panni (Monaco)
Pierre Réach (France)
Thomas Daniel Schlee (Germany)
Takahiro Sonoda (Japan)
1st Grand Prix: Markus Bellheim  [ de ] (Germany)

2nd Prix: Jean Dubé (France)
3rd Prix: Hiroaki Ooï (Japan)
Prix Yvonne Loriod: Jean Dubé

2003 Michel Béroff İdil Biret (Turkey)
Suzanne Cheetham-Pillinger (Great-Britain)
Ivan Fedele (Italy)
Peter Hill (Great-Britain)
Jun Kanno (Japan)
Noël Lee (U.S)
Yvonne Loriod-Messiaen (France)
Roger Muraro (France).
1st Grand Prix: Qin Chuan (China)

2nd Grand Prix: Prodromos Symeonidis [2] (Greece)
3rd Prix: Hue-Am Park (Korea)
4th Prix: Feodor Amirov (Russia)
Prix Yvonne Loriod: Prodromos Symeonidis

2007 Gilbert Amy Louise Bessette (Canada)
Marie-Françoise Bucquet (France)
Nguyen-Thien Dao (France)
Jean-François Heisser (France)
Momo Kodama (Japan)
Klára Körmendi (Hungary)
Roger Muraro, (France)
Mikhail Rudy (France)
Grand Prix of the City of Paris: Le Liu (China)

2nd Grand Prix: Marie Vermeulin (France)
3rd Prix: Mako Okamoto [3] (Japan)
4th Prix: Yury Favorin (Russia)

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