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Apply now for master class of Timo Korhonen

Maestro Timo Kirjonen will give master classes on June 7-8 at Tampere Music Academy. He will also play a solo recital on Thursday 6th at Kangasala Hall. Lesson of 45 minutes cost 50 €. Also Sérgio & Odair Assad are giving master classes on Thu June. Their lessons are fully booke…

18 competitors are selected from Round 1 Video contest

The competitors for 2nd International Classical Guitar Festival of Finland are now selected. Round 1 was a video contest from which 18 competitors from Finland, Sweden, Italy, Russia, Mexico and Brazil were chosen for Round 2, that will be held in Tampere, Finland on June 5-8. See the videos a…

Program and tickets are now available

15th Anniversary of International Tampere Guitar Festival in Finland Tampere Guitar Festival, the most prestige guitar event in Finland, celebrates its 15thAnniversary this summer. The festival is dedicated for guitar culture, especially for acoustic guitar. The event takes place on June 3rd–…


Due to short notice time Tampere Guitar Festival has extended the application time for the 2nd International Classical Guitar Competition of Finland until April 4th 2019. Read more at http://www.tgf.fi/guitar_competition…

Inaugural EuroStrings Composition Competition Winner 2018-19

We are pleased to announce Nicolas Khan (France) is the winner of the first EuroStrings Composition Competition.   His prize-winning work, a set of miniatures, is entitled Les Arcanes. Sergio Assad, a EuroStrings ambassador and member of the competition jury, describes them as appealing &lsquo…

Looking for interns and volunteers

15th Tampere Guitar Festival 2019 is looking for interns to ask producer and volunteers for various tasks. Please read more and contact us. >> More info about internship >> More info for volunteers…

Classical Guitar Competition of Finland 2019

The 2nd International Classical Guitar Competition of Finland will be held on June 5th - 8th 2019 in Tampere, Finland and is organized by Tampere Guitar Festival. Deadline for applications is in March 15th 2019. This year Round 1 is a video contest from which the Jury will choose the competito…

EuroStrings Scholarships

Dear Sir or Madam,   EuroStrings - European Guitar Festival Collaborative announces the first set of scholarships in its 2nd year, for the festivals in March and April 2019. We provide international opportunities for young classical guitar players and contributes t…

AfterMovie of TGF 2018

See the AfterMovie of 14th Tampere Guitar Festival 2018. Sound track by Al Di Meola (live at TGF 2014). Watch the video…
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