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National Guitar Workshop Classical Summit 2005

COMPETITION - $4000 1ST Prize

The National Guitar Workshop Classical Summit will sponsor an international solo competition open to all ages. The competition will take place July 25-29, 2005 at the NGW campus in New Milford, Connecticut. All competitors must be registered for the summit. There will be two rounds. In the preliminary round, competitors will perform one of the following etudes by Villa-Lobos: 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, or 12; as well as one contrasting work. Total playing time for the first round must not exceed 8 minutes. The final round will consist of 20 minutes of free choice repertoire.

First Prize: $4,000
Second Prize: $2,000
Third Prize: $1,000
Fourth Prize: $500

All finalists will also receive 50% off tuition at next year's summit.

For more information and an application, please contact the National Guitar Workshop, 800-234-6479. For further questions, e-mail