switzerland Famous Pianists from Switzerland

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List of notable or famous pianists from Switzerland, with bios and photos, including the top pianists born in Switzerland and even some popular pianists who immigrated to Switzerland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Swiss pianists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These pianists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known pianist from Switzerland is included when available.

Patrick Moraz and Frank Martin are included on this list along with many more.

This historic pianists from Switzerland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Swiss pianists of note?" and "Who are the most famous pianists from Switzerland?" These prominent pianists of Switzerland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Swiss pianists.

Use this list of renowned Swiss pianists to discover some new pianists that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (11 items)
Clara Haskil is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Pianists from Switzerland
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Clara Haskil was a Romanian classical pianist, renowned as an interpreter of the classical and early romantic repertoire. She was particularly noted for her performances and recordings of Mozart. She was also noted as an interpreter of Beethoven, Schumann, and Scarlatti. ...more

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Age: Died at 65 (1895-1960)

Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania

Profession: Pianist

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#46 on The Greatest Pianists of All Time

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Edwin Fischer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Pianists from Switzerland
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Edwin Fischer was a Swiss classical pianist and conductor. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest interpreters of traditional Germanic repertoire of the twentieth century, and one of the finest piano pedagogues of the modern era. ...more

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Age: Died at 74 (1886-1960)

Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland

Profession: Conductor, Pianist

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#23 on The Greatest Pianists of All Time

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Frank Martin was a Swiss composer, who lived a large part of his life in the Netherlands. ...more

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Age: Died at 84 (1890-1974)

Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland

Profession: Pianist, Harpsichordist, Composer

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Joachim Raff is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Pianists from Switzerland
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Joseph Joachim Raff was a German-Swiss composer, teacher and pianist. ...more

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Age: Died at 60 (1822-1882)

Birthplace: Lachen, Switzerland

Profession: Pianist, Music pedagogue, Composer

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