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.
Preliminary Round: 7 minutes of free repertoire, three competitors will be chosen to perform in the Final Round.
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