Tampere Guitar Festival



One of the high-lights of 2018 is an international guitar ochestra project. It will conducted and rehearsed by Maestro Leo Brouwer. We invite all classical guitar professionals, students and advanced players from music schools around the world to join the orchestra. If you consider taking part also to guitar competition, don't worry: the schedules won't overlap so you can join both.

Schedule (not final)

• Mon 4.6. at 13-17 rehearsal 1, location: TBA
• Tue 5.6. at 15.30-18.30 rehearsal 2, location: TBA
• Wed 6.6. at 9-12 rehearsal 3, location: TBA
• Thu 7.6. at 14-17 rehearsal 4, location: TBA
• Fri 8.6. at 13-16? rehearsal 5, location: TBA
• Fri 8.6. at 19 concert, location: TBA


The concert is dedicated for Leo Brouwer and consist music exclusively by him.

1st half

• Solo and chamber music works by Brouwer (please feel free to propose your performance - still room for few more artists)

2nd half

• Concerto Grosso (2017) for guitar orchestra (Euroopean premiere)
• Concierto de Tricastin (2008) for 2 guitar soloists ja guitar orchestra (Finnish premiere)

Conductor: Leo Brouwer (Cuba)
Soloists: Marco Tamayo (Austri/Cuba)) & Anabel Montesinos (Spain)
Orchestra: International Guitar Orchestra of Finland

Practicing the music

We will send you the parts soon after your registration. You may listen to the works and practice them with help of the these videos:

• Concerto Grosso
• Concerto de Tricastin


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