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2019 Sierra Nevada Youth Classical Guitar Competition - Rules and Registration
Good Shepherd Lutheran
Reno, NV
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Jul 17, 2019 1:00 PM

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General $75.00 ($78.62 w/service fee)
2019 Sierra Nevada Youth Competition  


2019 Sierra Nevada Youth Classical Guitar Competition - Rules and Registration
Guest Artists: Matt Palmer and Steven Lerman
with Michael Thames, David Norton and Larry Aynesmith
Presented by Classical Gala West, updates at
See schedule below

July 7, 3:0pm. St. John's Presbyterian, Reno, Concert tba
July 17-18, Festival and Competition, Good Shepherd Lutheran, 357 Clay St., Reno, NV
July 19, Tahoe/Donner Workshops tba
Presented by: Classical Gala West,
All events free to the public. $20 reserved seating available, $20 donations requested at each event. Competitors must pay registration fee.

A $75.00 non-refundable registration fee must be paid by each Adult Competitor via the link on this page. No further application form is required.

Minimum Prizes: Youth Division I: 1st: $100.00; 2nd; $50.00; 3rd: $25.00
Certificates, T-shirts

Youth Competition Division I is open for ages 14 to 17
Youth Division II is open for ages up to 13

Competition is for performance on six string Classical Guitar

Time limits: One Round, 7 minutes each

Choice of repertoire is entirely up to the performer. It is expected that every competitor's choice of music fits within the time allowed. If a competitor exceeds the given time allotted, he or she will be asked to stop with no penalty to his or her evaluation.

Competitors will be evaluated on technique, musicianship, and overall presentation.

Competitors may inquire for comments by judges only after the competition has ended. Upon such requests, sharing comments with performers is at the sole discretion of the judges.

All decisions of judges are final.

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2019 Sierra Nevada Classical Guitar Festival & Competition
Tentative Schedule

Sunday, July 7, 3:00pm, St. John's Presbyterian, Concert tba

Wednesday July 17
Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Reno, NV
1:00pm- 3:00pm - Youth Competition, One Round
3:00pm - 5:00pm - Adult Competition 1st Round
7:00pm - Concert - Steven Lerman
Pre-Concert - Youth Competition Awards Presentation
Intermission - Announcement of Adult Competition Finalists

Thursday July 18
Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Reno, NV
12:00pm - Noontime Concert, Larry Aynesmith
1:00pm - 3:00pm - Workshop with Luthier Michael Thames
3:00pm - 5:00pm - Adult Competition Finals
7:00pm - Featured Artown Concert - Matt Palmer
Pre-Concert - 2019 SF Bay to Sierra Nevada Mountains Award Presentation
Intermission - Adult Competition Awards Presentation

Friday, July 19
Donner Lake area or Incline Village, tba
9:00am - 11am - Masterclass with Matt Palmer
11:00am - 1:00pm - Lunch and Sightseeing
1:00pm - 3:00pm - Workshop with Matt Palmer
3:00pm - 5:00pm tba


Good Shepherd Lutheran (View)
357 Clay St.
Reno, NV 89501
United States


Music > Classical
Music > Festivals

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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