The Arthur Waser Prize was launched in 2013. The aim is to support highly talented young soloists who are at the beginning of a promising career. The Arthur Waser Prize was awarded for the fourth time on February 6, 2020. The prize, which is endowed with 25,000 Swiss francs and includes a solo concert with the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra, went to the exceptional 20-year-old French talent Lucienne Renaudin Vary. The young trumpeter holds degrees from the Conservatoire Supérieure de Paris in classical music as well as jazz.