GUITARS INTERNATIONAL
Presents the
Cleveland International Classical Guitar Festival®
at and in cooperation with the
Cleveland Institute of Music
 

[Among] two of the most important annual American classical guitar events
(Classical Guitar Magazine)

 


JOIN US FOR OUR UPCOMING CICGF 2020/21
Streamed Concerts and Events


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19
2:00 p.m. US Eastern Time / 11 a.m. US Pacific Time
8 p.m. Central European Time

Artists to be Announced


 
VIEW THIS PAST CICGF 2020
Streamed Event

2020
JAMES STROUD CLASSICAL GUITAR COMPETITION
Final Round Performances and Awards' Announcement

FREE ADMISSION: View HERE 
Stroud Competition Finalists:
    Aytahn Benavi (Texas) 18    
    Patricia Hernandez (Florida) 16
    Ian Tubbs (Indiana) 15
    Eric Wang (California) 16        
Finalists' Biographies and Programs: Here
Final Round Jury: Stephen Aron (USA), Mark Delpriora (USA), Matteo Mela (Italy), Lorenzo Micheli (Italy), Nigel North (England), Marco Sartor (Uruguay), Jason Vieaux (USA).
Competition Prizes:
    First Prize: $10,000.00
    Second Prize: $5000.00
    Third Prize: $2500.00
     Fourth Prize: $1250.00
     Special Prize: $500.00 - Most Improved Performer
Information: stroudcompetition@gmail.com
 
PAST CICGF 2020
Live Streamed Concert

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2020
2:00 p.m. US Eastern Time / 11 a.m. US Pacific Time
8 p.m. Central European Time


Live Stream Concert
BACH ON THE GUITAR
All ticket proceeds in their entirety
benefit the artists.


Featured Artists: Grammy Winner JASON VIEAUX (USA) and CIM Co-Head COLIN DAVIN (USA)
Live Stream Concert: November, 14, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. US Eastern Time / 11 a.m. US Pacific Time / 8 p.m. Central European Time
Davin guitar solos: Bach Cello Suite No.6 in D major, BWV 1012 and Bach Violin Partita No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004
Vieaux guitar solos: Bach Violin Sonata No.1 in G minor, BWV 1001 and Bach Cello Suite No.1 in G major, BWV 1007
View concert program and artists' biographies: Here
A discussion with the artists will follow this concert.
Davin sample video: Gigue from Suite No.6 for solo Cello, BWV 1012 by J.S. Bach 
Information: Call Guitars International at 216-752-7502   


 
PAST CICGF 2020
Live Streamed Concert

Featured Artists: Grammy Winner JASON VIEAUX, solo guitar and CIM Co-Head COLIN DAVIN, solo guitar
Live Stream Concert: Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. US Eastern Time / 11 a.m. US Pacific Time / 8 p.m. Central European Time
Davin solo performance: Works by Barrios, Brouwer, Bustamante, Gnattali, and Gutiérrez
Vieaux solo performance: Works by Albeniz, Morel, Ponce, Segovia, and Vieaux
View Program: Here
Ticket Sales are now closed. If you will be watching with a group, please consider purchasing multiple tickets or adding a donation at checkout. (All ticket sales and donations in their entirety directly benefit the artists).
Information: Call Guitars International at 216-752-7502.
Vieaux sample video: In a Sentimental Mood by Duke Ellington  
CIM Mixon Hall
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