The final, which took place on Sunday 24th February 2013 in the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin, was won by the 23 year old Swiss baritone, Manuel Walser. He wins 30,000 Euro. The second prize of 15,000 Euro was awarded to Annelie Sophie Müller, a mezzo-soprano from Berlin. The third prize of 7,500 Euro was shared between mezzo-soprano Nathalie Mittelbach from Switzerland and the soprano Sunyoung Seo from South Korea.
The pianist prize of 10,000 Euro was won by Jonathan Ware from the USA.
The prize for most promising future talent of 5,000 Euro was awarded to the German soprano Annika Gerhards (born 1988).
The audience also voted and the audience award was given to Manuel Walser.