On December 12th 2015, Laura Schmid has won the Kiwanis Studienpreis 2016! Beat Gerber, Kiwanis Club Berne, says: “Her virtuosic performance, her body language and her strong personality convinced the jury unanimously.”
On November 13th, Laura Schmid has won the Moeck/SRP Solo Recorder Competition in Greenwich (UK)! More information on www.srp.org.uk .
On August 10th 2013, Laura Schmid played together with her ensemble at the church St. Theodul at the Davos Festival. Pictures: Yannick Andrea
On August 22nd 2013, Laura Schmid played together with the clarinettist Pablo Barragán Hernández her debut concert at the Lukaskirche Lucerne. Both are the winners of the Prix Credit Suisse Jeunes Solistes 2013. She has been accompanied by Eriko Wakita (harpsichord/organ), Eleanora Erne (baroque cello) and Sam Chapman (theorbo/baroque guitar). Pictures: Georg Anderhub/LUCERNE FESTIVAL
On July 19th 2013, Laura Schmid played together with Eriko Wakita (harpsichord), Eleanora Erne (baroque cello) and Sam Chapman (theorbo/baroque guitar) at the Musiksommer am Zürichsee.The concert took place at the Kirche St. Peter and Paul on the island of Ufnau. Zürichsee-Zeitung Obersee on July 22nd 2013.
It’s the first time, that there are two prize winners at the Prix Credit Suisse Jeunes Solistes. It will be a highlight for both of them, playing at the Lucerne Festival. Portrait (german) in Credit Suisse Special publication Central Switzerland, January 2013.