Irina Kulikova

Irina Kulikova

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.

Rafael Padron

Rafael Padron

Rafael Padron kicks off the Florida Guitar Foundation’s 2020 Classical Guitar Competition with a special program featuring all music by Leo Brouwer.
“Tuesday’s first concert was an all-Brouwer affair by Rafael Padron. Displaying beautiful tone, immaculate technique, and superb musicianship, Padron made it clear that guitar students at the University of Miami are in good hands.”
– Al Kunze. Soundboard the Journal of GFA

Senior Finals International Youth Competition

The Senior Finals for the Guitar Foundation of America International Youth Competition.   International Youth Competition PRIZES Senior Division (Ages 15–18) 1st Prize: $2,000* 2nd Prize: $1,000* 3rd Prize: $750* 4th Prize: $500* Other prizes awarded to all...

IEC Winners’ Concert

2018 International Ensemble Competition Winners’ Concert. The winners of the Guitar Foundation of America’s International Ensemble Competition are invited to perform at the next GFA Convention and Competition.     International Ensemble...