Thanks to:
TN Arts Commission
The MTSU School of Music
D'Addario and Suzanne D'Addario Brouder.
The MTSU Public Service Committee
MTSU Research Office
Dean Mark Byrnes

D'Addario Strings

Registration information and details:

General Information, competition rules
Registration Application for Competitors and Participants
Registration deadline for competitors: payments must be received by May 26. No online payments. $25 late fee for registration on site, or after May 26.

The 15th Annual TN Guitar Festival offers performances and masterclasses by some of the finest guitarists in the US.
The Solo competitions will offer $2,750 in cash prizes. No specific repertoire required.
Luthiers and vendors welcome. Dormitory housing is available.
All concerts and masterclasses will be held in the Hinton Music Hall of the Wright Music Building, (Faulkenbery Dr., MTSU Campus)
Individual concerts and events - $10 (non registrants / general public)
$30 registration fee includes admission to ALL events - concerts, masterclasses, lectures and 3 stages of competition.
$70 fee for competitors + $30 registration fee ($100)

$100 for shared dormitory room for entire festival (4 nights). Dorm space is limited. First come first serve. To reserve dorm room, scan and email your application to Submit payment by postal mail asap to complete your dorm reservation.
Directions and maps

To arrange an airport shuttle from Nashville to MTSU, contact Anytime Transport

Information - email: William Yelverton:

Evening Concert Schedule:

Wed., May 27, 8:00 pm
Michael Patilla, Chad Ibison

Thurs., May 28, 8:00 pm
Nick Ciraldo, Jeremy Collins

Fri., May 29, 8:00 pm
Matt Palmer

Sat., May 30, 8:00 pm
Solo Competition Finals

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