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Sun, 12 Aug 2018, 10:00AM


12 Aug 2018

Duration 3hrs


Sun, 12 Aug 2018, 10:00AM


Dunstan Playhouse


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The Adelaide International Classical Guitar Competition is the most prestigious guitar competition in the Southern Hemisphere.  After two rigorous rounds up to eight finalists under 32 will perform in the culminating, career-defining round.

This free event is an unmissable opportunity to witness the best emerging guitarists conquer some of the world’s most challenging repertoire.

Previous winners

2010 – Jin-Hee Kim (South Korea)
2012 – Andrey Lebedev (Australia)
2014 – Bogdan Mihailescu (Romainia)
2016 – Marko Topchii (Ukraine)

1st Prize – $10,000 AUD 
+ A guitar made by 
South Australian Luthier, 
Jim Redgate (Valued at $16,000 USD)

2nd prize – $4,000 AUD

3rd prize – $2,000 AU

Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre