Mantovani International Guitar Competition
March 22 and 23, 2023
1st Prize: € 2000 + 1 concert
2nd Prize: € 800
3rd Prize: € 400
Public Prize: € 200
Live Art Association (aps ets) organizes the 6th MIGC - 2023 Mantovani International Guitar Competition inside the 14th MIGF – 2023 Mantovani International Guitar Festival.
- The competition is open to classical guitar soloists of any age and nationality.
- First Prize Winners of previous editions are not admitted to the competition.
- Application fee is € 50,00.
- Participants must pay the application fee using the following bank account (write on the money order: an application fee for the 6th Mantovani guitar competition):
Associazione Live Art
SWIFT: BIC BNL IITRRZ
Banca Nazionale del Lavoro BNL agenzia di Follonica, via Massetana 3
- Participants must send the following:
1) receipt of the money order;
2) signed and filled application form.
Items must be sent by e-mail at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Deadline is March 10th 2023.
- Competition is divided into two rounds: eliminatory and final; both will occur in the “Bonarelli” Music School, 2 Argentarola street, Follonica.
- Eliminatory round will take place on March 22nd 2023.
- Final round will take place on March 23rd 2023.
All rounds are open to the public. A Detailed schedule will be sent to each participant after the deadline.
- Eliminatory round: free program, max 10 minutes; transcriptions are permitted.
- Final round: free program, max 20 minutes; transcriptions are permitted; participants cannot repeat pieces of the eliminatory round.
- Decisions of the jury are definitive.
- The Jury can stop a performance at any moment and ask for further auditions in case of complex decisions.
- Members of the jury cannot decide on competitors who have some family relationships or had didactic relationships in the last two years with them.
- 1st Prize: euros 2000 + 1 concert; one of them will be in the 2024 edition of the Mantovani Festival; diploma.
- 2nd Prize: euros 800; diploma.
- 3rd Prize: euros 400; diploma.
Winners of these Prizes must perform in a public concert on the evening of March 23rd 2023, at the Sala Leopoldina, inside the Teatro “Fonderia Leopolda” in Follonica, during which the Public Prize (euro 200) will be assigned.
M° Roberto Fabbri
M° Carlotta Dalia
M° Ciro Carbone
M° Andrea Curiale
Professor at the G.Braga Conservatory ot Teramo
Professor at the F.Morlacchi Conservatory of Perugia
Professor at the I.C. T.Valenti of Trevi
Winner of the MIGF 2022
Last edition 2022
Results of the 4th International Guitar Competition "Alvaro Mantovani."
1st prize: Andrea Curiale (Italy)
2nd prize: Yuki Saito (Japan)
3rd prize: Antonio Carone (Italy)
Special public prize : Yuki Saito