Guitar competition

2017 - Competition Winners

Winners of the 14th Guitar Competition 2017

Category C (>17 years)

1st prize : Kostas Manolkidis (+ concert at 25th Guitar Festival + 50 euro check by
3rd prize : Betty Mavropoulou (+ 50 euro check by
3rd prize : Konstantinos Goutis (+ 50 euro check by

Category B (14 - 17 years)

1st prize : Alexandros Arapakis  (+ guitar by
3rd prize : Nikolas Vichos

14th Guitar Competition

During 24th Hermoupolis Guitar festival will be held the 14th International Guitar Competition.

There will be 3 age categories and the competition will be conducted in 2 rounds, Elimination and Final.
(The A Category -up to 14 years old - has only one round)

Categories and program

(A) Junior category:
up to 14 years old (born after July 1st, 2003).

Two or more pieces but the total time not to exceed 7 minutes.

(B) Youth Category:
from 14 to 17 years old (born between July 1st 2003 and July 1st 2000).

A free choice program not to exceed 8 minutes.

Competition Terms

Terms of admission

1. The candidate’s  proposed program must be submitted with the application.
Changes in the program after the deadline for submission of applications will not be accepted.

2. The order of appearance will be determined by draw just before the beginning of each round. The number of competitors in the Final Round may not be more than five (4).