Pilar Bayona Piano Competition
The Pilar Bayona Piano Competition
was a piano competition held in Zaragoza
in memory of pianist Pilar Bayona (1897-1979). It was dissolved in 2004 and converted into a series of grants for Aragonese musicians. It was a member of the World Federation of International Music Competitions
1st prize winners
1983 Johan Schmidt
1985 Martin Söderberg
1987 Igor Kamenz
1989 Oleg Marshev
1992 Claudio Martínez Mehner
1995 Valeria Resian
1998 Dror Biran
2001 Domenico Codispoti
Other notable pianists who have won prizes at the competition
Petras Geniusas 1989, 2nd prize.
Kirill Gerstein 1998, 2nd prize.
Alexandre Moutouzkine 2001, 3rd prize.
Jean-Pierre Ferey 1983, special prize.