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Indiana University International Guitar Competition

Posted By Erin Young, Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Indiana University International Guitar Competition
On Saturday and Sunday, October 24–25, 2015, the sixth Annual Indiana International Guitar Festival and Competition will be held at the Jacobs School of Music on the main campus of Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. The competitions include a Junior Youth Division for ages 14 and under, a Senior Youth Division for ages 14 to 18, and an Open Division for ages 19 to 35. Guest artists during the festival will be Rene Izquierdo of Cuba and Jorge Caballero of Peru. All events are free and open to the public. 

Saturday, October 24 
Registration on Saturday goes from 9:00 am to 10:00 am in Ford-Crawford Hall, followed by the Preliminary Round, which runs from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, also in Ford-Crawford Hall. Rene Izquierdo performs in concert at 8:00 pm in Auer Hall. 

Sunday, October 25  

The Semifinal Round takes place from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at Ford-Crawford Hall; the Youth Competition from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm in Sweeney Hall. Jorge Caballero will conduct a masterclass in Sweeney Hall from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. The Open Division Final Round takes place from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm in Auer Hall. Jorge Caballero winds up the festival with a performance at 8:00 pm in Auer Hall. Fees and prizes for contestants are as follows:

OPEN DIVISION 
Entry fee $75; 1st Prize: $3,500; 2nd Prize: $1,500; 3rd Prize: $600; 4th Prize: $300

SENIOR YOUTH DIVISION 
Entry fee $75; 1st Prize: $3,500; 2nd Prize: $1,500; 3rd Prize: $600; 4th Prize: $300

JUNIOR YOUTH DIVISION

Entry fee $50; Non-monetary prize  package for all  participants.

For competition rules and registration form, visit blogs.music. indiana.edu/guitarfestival. For more information about the Indiana International Guitar Festival and Competition, contact Petar Jankovic at IndianaGuitarFestival@gmail.com or (812) 345-0680.

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