Concert Artist Performance Competition

The MIGF is pleased to announce the 2021 Virtual Concert Artist Performance Competition (V-CAPC) for solo classical guitar! The V-CAPC, awarding a total of $19,000 in cash, guitar, and other prizes, is open to guitarists of all ages and nationalities, and will run in three rounds, beginning with the Preliminary Round video submissions, then Semi-Final and Final Rounds concurrently running with the festival from February 20-28, 2021.
Application Deadline: February 5, 2021
Early Registration Fee: $80 until January 10, 2021
Regular Registration Fee: $100 after January 11, 2021
View V-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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