ATTENTION: This division will compete IN PERSON this year. Competitions will take on October 1-2, 2022 at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA.
Division I (College/professional)- This category has no age limit. All performance selections must be memorized and performed on a classical guitar. Each competitor in Division I is expected to perform up to 10 minutes of music for the 1st round.
Nine competitors will be chosen to compete in the final round. Finalists will be asked to perform up to 15 minutes of music.
Three prize winners for Division I will be announced at the award ceremony on Sunday, October 2nd, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. (including via Facebook and website)
Prizes for Division I
All prize winners will receive $30 gift certificate from Strings By Mail company
1st place – $1,000 + handmade guitar (estimated value $3,500) +$20 gift certificate from Strings By Mail
2nd place – $750 +$20 gift certificate from Strings By Mail
3rd place – $500 +$20 gift certificate from Strings By Mail