Guitarfest

The 20th Annual Appalachian GuitarFest and Solo Guitar Competition will be held April 9-12, 2015. 

We're happy to announce that the Courtyard Marriott and Fairfeild Inn are our OFFICIAL GuitarFest hotels!  All transportation that we provide for registrants is ONLY to these hotels!

Fairfield Inn: 828.268.0677   

Courtyard Marriott: 828-265-7676

Ask for the GuitarFest room rate! Deadline for special room rate booking is March 25.

Deadline for receipt of paid competition registrations in all divisions is APRIL3, 2015.

THREE evening concerts, featuring Denis Azabagic, Corinne Cassini, Douglas James, Hazel Ketchum, Matt Palmer, Gohar Vardanyan, Stanley Yates, and the GuitarFest Guitar Orchestra conducted by Alan Hirsh.

MORE DETAILS SOON!!

Douglas James
Douglas James
Denis Azabagic
Denis Azabagic
Corinne Cassini
Corinne Cassini
Alan Hirsh
Alan Hirsh 
Hazel Ketchum
Hazel Ketchum
Matt Palmer
Matt Palmer
Gohar Vardanyan
Gohar Vardanyan
guitar orchestra
Guitar Orchestra
Stanley Yates
Stanley Yates
  • For all inquiries, e-mail to: guitarfest@appstate.edu.
  • All concerts will be held in the Broyhill Music Center at Appalachian State University.
  • Full package price for festival participants, including all concerts, masterclasses and workshops: $80. Additional fees for competitors: $40 for Division I and II, $20 for Divisions III & IV DETAILS SOON!
  • One parent or guardian of pre-college registrants may attend any events for free!!
  • Individual tickets for evening concerts and Division I competition final round are $20 ($10 for ASU students with I.D.) and will be available at the door.


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