The first Alberto Lysy International Violin Competition was created with the intention of promoting young violinists from all over the world, as well as cherishing the great violinist Alberto Lysy and his legacy.
A jury of internationally renowned musicians has granted each winner the loan of a fine violin made by Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume.
- Adelina Oprean ‐ Violin professor at the Music Academy Basel
- Igor Keller ‐ Concertmaster of the St Gallen Symphony Orchestra
- Silvia Simionescu ‐ Viola professor at the Music Academy Basel, member of Gringolts Quartet
- Pablo de Naveran ‐ Head cello professor at the International Menuhin Academy