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11.09.2015

Heinz Holliger receives the Swiss Grand Award for Music 2015

Heinz Holliger

The Swiss Grand Award for Music 2015 goes to the oboist, conductor and composer Heinz Holliger. Holliger, who is currently on tour in Japan, accepted the award by live video link during the presentation ceremony in Basel Cathedral attended by Federal Councillor Alain Berset. Chosen from among 15 nominees by the Federal Music Jury, he receives the sum of CHF 100,000.

Heinz Holliger

11.09.2015

Watch the ceremony live on 11 September at 7:30pm!