Annual Texas Guitar Competition and Festival

Youth Competition Guidelines:

Application deadline: February 12, 2016

Competition – Saturday, March 5, 2016:

Division I (ages 11-14): 9 am - 2 pm, in AH1
Competitors must play two contrasting pieces not to exceed 7 minutes total.
Example: Carcassi Etude, and a Brouwer Prelude, or similar.

2016 Results:

Youth Division I Winners:

1st Place: Aytahn Benavi
2nd Place: Lev Baker
3rd Place: Alex Youn

Division II (ages 15-18): 9 am - 2 pm, in AH1
Competitors must play two contrasting pieces not to exceed 10 minutes total.
Example: a movement of a Rodrigo or Brouwer work, and a fantasy by John Dowland, or similar.

Youth Division II Winners:

1st Place: Gwenyth Aggeler
2nd Place: Noah Eckstein
3rd Place: Chloe Odorico

Registration Instructions:

Applications are no longer being accepted for the 2016 Annual Texas Guitar Competition and Festival

You must be present Saturday night at the award presentation in order to receive the merchandise prizes. If you are not present, only the check for the award amount will be mailed to you.