24.08. - 31.08.2022  


All active participants and competition participants born can participate, no age limit.

1st round will be held ONLINE, the video submission deadline is on June 25th.
                Please send a link to a video (without cuts to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
                Free program from different eras & styles (10-12 Min).
                Following Logo must be placed visibly in the video: => Logo PDF.

2nd round (30. 08. 2022) Free program from different eras & styles (15-18 Min)

Final          (31. 08. 2022) Free program from different eras & styles (25-30 Min)

It is not permitted to repeat the pieces from one round to another.
The program has to be played without scores.
The playing duration above is pure playing time. 


1 concert at JEUNESSE - Musical Youth Of Austria
for one of the finalists
Concert Guitar by Sang GIL KIM for one of the finalists
1st Prize 1 concert at FORUM GITARRE WIEN 2023 /Austria
  Delivering of a lecture at FORUM GITARRE WIEN 2023
  1 concert in ROME /Italy
  1 concert at Guitar Festival BALATON /Hungary
  1 Konzert in J. K. Mertz Festival /Slowakei
  1 Konzert in Asia Guitar Festival BANGKOK /Thailand
  1 Konzert in Guitar Festival NIKSIC /Montenegro
2nd Prize 700.- EUR
3rd Prize 350.- EUR

Special prizes:

1) 500.- EUR ESTA PIZE for the best interpretation of contemporary Music*
2) 500.- EUR ESTA PRIZE for the best austrian competition participant*
3) 2x250.- EUR Vouchers by UNIVERSAL EDITION
4) Guitar case by VISESNUT / SATO Guitars


All the prizes are shareable.
Competition participants have the right to vote in the final round.
*For semi-finalists and/or finalists.



All active participants and competition participants born after 25.08.2004 can participate.

A freely chosen program from different styles (10-12 min) has to be played on 25. 08. 2022.

1st Prize 300.- EUR
  1 concert performance at FORUM GITARRE WIEN 2023 /Austria
  1 concert at the 12th guitar week 2023 in Postojna /Slovenia

Free participation at the 12th guitar week
in Postojna /Slovenia

2nd Prize  200.- EUR + gift box from SAVAREZ
3rd Prize  150.- EUR + gift box from SAVAREZ

Laureates receive gift boxes kindly donated by SAVAREZ and D'ADDARIO


Registration deadline for youth competition: 10. 08. 2022


Competition sponsors:


ESTA Österreich Jeunesse Savarez Daddario

Sato Guitars Visesnut


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