2018 - Competition Winners

Winners 2018

Winners of the 15th Guitar Competition 2018

Category C (>17 years)

1st prize : Konstantinos Zachariades (+ Guitar of 5.000 euro by Yiannis Seintoulas)
2nd prize : Markos Destefanos
3rd prize : Aleksander Pankowski vel Jankowski
Special award - Rafael Costa

Category B (14 - 17 years)

Special award - Sofia Tyrovola

Category A (<14 years)

2nd prize : Eliana Pouliou

25th Guitar Festival

July 23 - 27 2018

Hermoupolis Guitar Festival is regarded as one of the top guitar festivals in Greece, noted both for its high quality events as well as its unique friendly atmosphere.

Founded in 1994, the five-day summer festival celebrates 25 years of presence.
It includes solo and ensemble performances from various music genres, master classes, competitions and a guitar orchestra formed by festival participants.

About the festival

The Guitar Festival takes place every July in Hermoupolis, the capital of Syros and Cyclades islands in the heart of Aegean sea. It showcases a wide range of high quality events featuring concerts and happenings.

It brings leading performers to Syros island every year to inspire, entertain and challenge audiences of all ages and artistic tastes. It provides valuable learning and participation opportunities for children, young people and adults through creative workshops, ensemble playing, master classes and competitions.