From July 1st to 10th, 2022
View the rules and register online for the "International Competition or Guitar" ONLINE EDITION
F E S T I V A L N E W S
Dear Friends of the Festival,
the 30th International Guitar Festival - City of Mottola (Italy) will take place from July 1 to 10, 2022.
We'll organize Concerts, Masterclasses and the Summer Course for Guitar Orchestra in attendance. Instead, the two Sections of our Guitar Competitions will take place online:
28th International Competition of Musical Performance for Guitar – City of Mottola (Italy) / June 2 - July 10, 2022
ONLINE EDITION - Prize pool € 5.000
28th International Competition “Young Guitarists” - City of Mottola (Italy) / July 1-10, 2022
ONLINE EDITION - A “Mottola Guitars” guitar is awarded to the absolute winner
As part of our festival, this year the Biennial Exhibition of Lutherie will also return, open both to Italian and foreign luthiers:
13th Biennial Exhibition of Lutherie for Guitar - City of Mottola (Italy) / 9-10 July 2022
A touring way full of guitar concerts or ensemble with guitar
Thanks to this format of musical offer, the listener will can choice soloist, group or musical genre to his liking.
The natural disposition of the so-called "Schiavonia", i.e. the Medieval Centre of Mottola, with its little squares, spaces obtained from the position of the whitewash houses, gives to the Festival the ideal frame for the achievement of "Serenate".
There are well 5 musical places, in each place will perform 2 musical groups that will play their own musical plans alternating themselves for 40 minutes.
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