MIGF COMPETITIONS

Concert Artist Performance Competition

The MIGF is pleased to announce the inaugural Concert Artist Performance Competition (CAPC) in 2018. The CAPC, awarding $9,000 in prizes, is open to guitarists of all ages and nationalities. It will run concurrently with the festival in three rounds, beginning with the Preliminary Round on Sunday, February 18, 2018.
View CAPC Guidelines

Composition Competition

The annual MIGF Composition Competition (CC) will be presided by the extraordinary composer Orlando Jacinto Garcia (FIU) and joined by two other distinguished judges: the award-winning composer Carlos Rafael Rivera (University of Miami) and the fulbright scholar/composer Jacob Sudol (FIU). The competition welcomes composers of all ages and nationalities to submit new guitar compositions for solo guitar (with or without electronics). The winner receives a $1,000 prize. Application Deadline: November 22, 2017.
View CC Guidelines

2017 MIGF Composition Competition Results

Winner: Hachè Costa (Spain)
Composition: Õ | Omaggio to Federico García Lorca for solo guitar
Honorable Mention: Eric Verbugt (The Netherlands)
Composition: Three quarks for Muster Mark! for solo guitar

Equal Opportunity/Access Employer and Institution
TDD via FRS 1-800-955-8771
To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters, and/or any disability accommodation, please contact the FIU’s Office of Equal Opportunity Programs & Diversity (EOPD) at 305-348-2785 two weeks in advance to initiate your request.