Beethoven Quiz: The winners

Our Beethoven Quiz has ended. Countless music lovers around the worl accepted the challenge of finding the solutions to our ten questions, and 729 of them (from 52 different countries!) took part in the prize draw. Here are the winners.










1st prize

All of Beethoven’s piano sonatas in individual Henle editions, worth 244 euros


Tim Walton, Birmingham, United Kingdom


2nd prize

A facsimile edition of Beethoven’s manuscript of his piano sonata in A major, op. 101, HN 3211, worth 99 euros


Santiago Guerrero, Cuernavaca, Mexico


3rd prize

8 CDs in a box: All of Beethoven’s piano sonatas, recorded by Maurizio Pollini, worth about 40 euros


Johannes Kösegi, Sinsheim, Germany


4th–10th prizes
each prize comprises 3 Beethoven chocolates


• Miguel Casasnovas, Zaragoza, Spain
• Kevin Coan, Vernon, USA
• Bärbel Griethe, Arbon, Switzerland
• Mario Häring, Hannover, Germany
• Rita Klose, Karlsruhe, Germany
• Magnus Lindén, Hjärup, Sweden
• Franco Spadafora, Rom, Italy

The winners have been notified by e-mail and the prizes will be shipped. Thanks to all those who contributed!