Inspiring Guitarists and Music Lovers Alike with World-Class Performances and Competitions

Our Annual Festival will be held in person on September 30 – October 1, 2023 at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts.

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Student-Teacher Duet

NEW DIVISION: Student-Teacher Duet:

This new category is open to students 12 and under (as of August 2022). This competition division will take place virtually this year. Performers are allowed to use sheet music. All competitors must submit live video online (unedited live video recording) by May 1st, 2022. Video recording should be up to 5 minutes. We recommend submitting two short contrasting pieces.  The recording has to be submitted as one uninterrupted recording (with no editing between pieces). This division has only one round. Three duet winners will be selected and streamed online on June 25th. Three winners will be announced on Sunday, June 25th, 2022 via social media and email. Please follow these video submission instructions.

Registration fee is $35 per duet.


Prizes for Duet Division

1st place – $100

2nd place – $75

3rd place -$50