MIGF COMPETITIONS

Concert Artist Performance Competition

The MIGF is pleased to announce the second Concert Artist Performance Competition (CAPC) to be held in 2021. The CAPC, awarding over $20,000 in prizes, is open to guitarists of all ages and nationalities. After the preliminary round with video submissions, the semi-final and final rounds will run virtually during the festival from February 20-28, 2021. Video submission deadline for the preliminary round: February 12, 2021.
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 16, 2020.
View CC Guidelines

2018 MIGF Concert Artist
Performance Competition Results

1st Prize: Marko Topchii (Ukraine)

2nd Prize:
Ji Hyung Park (South Korea)

3rd Prize
: Momcilo Aleksandric (Serbia)

4th Prize: Jesus Serrano (Mexico)

Watch the finals on Facebook.

2020 MIGF Composition Competition Results

Winner: Angel Gomez Ramos (Mexico)
Composition: Partita for solo guitar

Honorable Mention: Hugo Vasco Reis (Portugal)
Composition: Metamorphosis and Resonances for solo guitar

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