Classical guitar duos, trios, quartets, larger ensembles or any classical guitar and solo instrument (including voice) combination are welcome. Performers are allowed to use sheet music.
There will be a pre-selection round via live videos (unedited live video recording). Video recording should be between 3-7 minutes. Video recording should display contrasting pieces. Recordings can be submitted as one link or several (one per piece). Please email videos to SouthernGuitarFest@gmail.com. Teachers are allowed to be part of the ensemble. We prefer YouTube links. Please submit your videos by March 15th!
Five ensembles will be pre-selected via video and invited to compete live in the Final Round of the Southern Guitar Competition, Youth Ensemble Division on June 14th, Sunday. Each ensemble is expected to perform up to 10 minutes of music. All ensembles will be notified about the 1st round results by March 25th!
Prizes for Youth Ensemble Division
All the semifinalists will receive the strings by Augustine Strings
1st place – $300
2nd place – $200
3rd place -$100