GFA Vendor ExpoFillmore Hall, University of Miami 5501 San Amaro Dr, Coral Gables, FL
Come check out the vendors at Guitar Foundation of America Convention! The Vendor Expo will take place in the Henry Fillmore Band and Nancy Greene Halls at the University of Miami Frost School of Music. Vendors include: MicroTōne GuitarsProductions d’OZ/Doberman Sean Spurling Guitars Kevin J. Cope Vicente Carrillo Guitars Editions Henry Lemoine Wiseman Cases Ubach […]
Masterclass: Manuel BarruecoClarke Recital Hall, University of Miami 5501 San Amaro Drive, Coral Gables, FL
Grammy Nominated Manuel Barrueco is internationally recognized as one of the most important guitarists of our time. His unique artistry has been continually described as that of a superb instrumentalist and a superior and elegant musician, possessing a seductive sound and uncommon lyrical gifts. His career has been dedicated to bringing the guitar to the […]
ICAC FinalGusman Concert Hall, University of Miami 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables, FL
Final round in the GFA International Concert Artist Competition. Get Tickets PRIZES Rose Augustine Grand Prize: $10,000 Cash* GFA Sponsored International Concert Tour, including approximately 50 concerts throughout the United States, Canada,and Mexico. Naxos CD Recording Mel Bay Publication 3 year supply (52 sets a year) of D'Addario guitar strings in addition to […]
Award Ceremony GFA International CompetitionsGusman Concert Hall, University of Miami 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables, FL
ICAC Competition Winner Announced and other awards.
Open Division 1st Round – 2020 CompetitionGusman Concert Hall, University of Miami 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables, FL
Preliminary Round: 7 minutes of free repertoire, Eight competitors will be chosen to play in the Semi-final round.
Open Division Semi Final – 2020 CompetitionGusman Concert Hall, University of Miami 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables, FL
Semi-Final Round: 10 minutes of free repertoire. 3 Competitors will be chosen to perform in the Final Round.
Open Division Final Round – 2020 Competition
Final Round: Final Round: 3 competitors will perform 20 minutes of free repertoire. Must include at least two (2) contrasting works and one composition of at least five (5) minutes length that has not been played in the previous rounds.
Irina KulikovaClarke Recital Hall, University of Miami 5501 San Amaro Drive, Coral Gables, FL
Unanimously acclaimed for the rare beauty of her tone and her enchanting presence on stage, Irina Kulikova has established herself as one of today’s leading guitarists. Soundboard Magazine wrote: "Some of the most sheerly beautiful playing I have ever heard." Irina Kulikova returns to the Florida Guitar Foundation series and will close the FGF's 2020 Classical Guitar Competition.
Yamandu CostaCoral Gables Museum 285 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL
Live, In-Person Concert April 24, 2022 - 6:00 PM ET Coral Gables Museum 285 Aragon Avenue Coral Gables, FL 33134Buy Tickets“Musicians of this caliber that make you fall out of your seat come once in a generation.” Yamandu Costa is widely considered one of the great guitarists in the world today. This virtuoso 7-string guitar player […]
Andrew YorkCoral Gables Museum 285 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL
📷 Photo by Christine LangLive, In-Person Concert May 15, 2022 - 6:00 PM ET Coral Gables Museum285 Aragon AvenueCoral Gables, FL 33134Buy Tickets"In any generation, there are many musicians, but very few artists that communicate on a profound cultural level. Andrew York is one of these rare artistic voices. Think Picasso painting with sound as […]