• 2016

    honorary degree Doctor honoris causa – Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica

    for his lifelong work

  • 2016

    Sebastian Award by Civil Society Ars Ante Portas

  • 2015

    Medal of the President of the Slovak Republic

    for his remarkable effort in cultural development and for spreading the good name of Slovak Republic abroad

  • 2015

    Queen of Belgium Award

  • 2005

    Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak republic´s Gold Medal

  • 1992

    Baron Flor Peeters Composition Competition

  • 1958

    J. S. Bach International Organ Competition, Gent (BE)


  • 1954

    1st prize