International guitar competition

2017's edition of the International Guitar Competition

The City of Antony is organising, in parallel of the event "Les Rencontres internationales de la guitare", the 18th International Guitar Competition from the 22th to the 25th of March 2017.

Rules and application form

Click here to download the french and english version (PDF)

About the guitar competition

International guitar competitonSince 2000, in parallel of "Les Rencontres internationales de la guitare", an international guitar competition has been organized. During three days, contestants from all over the world are gathered together. The competition is open to guitarists from any nationality without any age limit.

An important place is given to creation as every year we ask a contemporary composer to write a new piece for the competition : Atanas Ourkouzounov (2016), Anthony Girard (2015), Karol Beffa (2014), Eric Pénicaud (2013), Roland Dyens (2011), Carlos Moscardini (2011), Eric Tanguy (2010), Léo Brouwer (2009), Sébastien Vachez (2008), Jean-Baptiste Devillers (2007), Adrien Politi (2006), Jean-Michel Ferran (2005), Diogènes Rivas (2004), Eduardo Martin (2003), Juan Falu (2002), Philippe Lemaigre (2001), de Alain Mitéran (2000). 

Edition 2016

Jury prizes :
1st prize : Thierry BEGIN-LAMONTAGNE
2nd prize ex aequo : Hugo MOLTA MEDINA et Armen DONEYAN

Best performer of the mandatory piece :

Audience prize :

Click here to download the results of the qualifying round !
Click here to download the semi-final's results !

Any question ? Service Culturel
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Former winners
2015 / 2014 / 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010