CIGA

The five members who make up the jury, José Miguel Moreno from España, Irina Kulikova from Russia, Gabriel Estarellas from España, Joao Moita from Portugal and Andrea Vettoretti from Italia, awarded the following prizes:

 

FIRST PRIZE
Rafael Aguirre Miñarro from España

SECOND PRIZE
Srdjan Bulat from Croacia

THIRD PRIZE
Jorge Caballero from Perú

SPECIAL SPANISH MUSIC PRIZE
Srdjan Bulat from Croatia

FINALIST
Fernando Espí Cremades from España

The public decided to award the AUDIENCE PRIZE to: Fernando Espí and Srdjan Bulat

Competitors

 

1 – WOJCIECH DABROWSKI – Poland

2 – SANEL REDZIC – Bosnia-Herzegovina

3 – ANDREY PARFINOVICH – Russia

4 – MARCOS VICTORA-WAGNER – Brazil

5 – LEANDRO ACEVEDO SILVERA - Uruguay

6 – SAIED MAKVANDI – Iran

7 – BORIS TESIC – Slovenia

8 – SRDJAN BULAT – Croatia

9 – TATIANA TARASOVA – Russia

10 – OTTO TOLONEN – Finland

11 – FERNADO ESPI CREMADES – Spain

12 – ARTYOM DERVOED – Russia

13 – EMANUELE BUONO – Italy

14 – NORIYUKI MASUDA – Japan

15 – BENJAMIN VALETTE – France

16 – WU YOU – China

17 – JOSÉ MARÍA RAMÍREZ MARTÍN – Spain

18 – IVA NEZIC – Croatia

19 – ANTONIO FERNANDEZ SORIANO – Spain

20 – JORGE CABALLERO – Peru

21 – NICOLAS PAPIN – France

22 – RUBÉN ABEL PAZOS – Spain

23 – JOSE MARIA CORREDOIRA DE CORA – Spain

24 – JOAO CARLOS VICTOR ALVES – Brazil

25 – VLADIMIR GORBACH – Russia

26 – ARKAITZ CHAMBONNET – France

27 – NATALIA LIPNITSKAYA – Belarus

28 – RAFAEL AGUIRRE MIÑARRO – Spain

MEMBERS OF THE JURY OF THE Xth ALHAMBRA INTERNATIONAL GUITAR COMPETITION 

 

Irina Kulikova (Russia) with a large array of prestigious awards and highly acclaimed performances on renowned guitar festivals, Irina Kulikova is widely considered one of the most gifted musicians on classical guitar. Irina won the last edition of the International Guitar Competition of Alhambra.

 

 

 

 

 

Gabriel Estarellas (Spain) is considered as the heir to Spanish guitar school and the most prestigious relating to Spanish Contemporaneous guitar. He has performed almost 200 premiers in all around the world, has composed several works and has recorded 17. He is a guitar professor at the “Real Conservatorio Superior de Música” in Madrid and honorary professor at the “Universidad Nacional de San Agustín” in Arequipa, Perú.

 

 

 

 

 

 

José Miguel Moreno (Spain) started his musical studies together his father and developed his career as self-taught, specializing in historic performance. Nowadays, he is unanimously considered as one of the top players in the world in this area. He plays regularly all around the world and his recordings have got the most important awards by critics and specialised magazines.

 

 

 

João Moita (Portugal) has a musical studies (musicology area) degree from the University Nova of Lisbon, with a degree in guitar at Conservatory in Lisbon and doctor of music from the University in Aveiro. As a performer, he has a large trajectory as a soloist as well as a member of chamber group. He usually is invited to take part as a member of prestigious Internationals guitar competitions.

 

 

 

Andrea Vettoretti (Italy) develops a wide musical activity and that is the reason because he is the best ambassador for the guitar in several countries of the world and he is also considered by critics as one of the most important guitarist in Europe. He has 6 CD published and he regularly plays in prestigious festivals and auditoriums.

TUESDAY 13


MARTIN Y SOLER HALL

 

11:00
Opening Ceremony
Public drawing to determinate the order of appearance of the competitors

17:00 - 21:00
The first round starts

 

WEDNESDAY 14


MARTIN Y SOLER HALL

11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 19:00
The first round follows

19:30
Reading of the minutes of the Jury
Conference by José Miguel Moreno: “Alonso Mudarra y Gaspar Sanz, dos ilustres músicos españoles”
Concert-Presentation of Guitars: Rafael Reig & Juan Luis Nicolau

 

THURSDAY 15


RODRIGO HALL

17:00 - 21:00
The second round starts

LUCRECIA BORI HALL

11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00

EXHIBITION OF GUITARS

 

FRIDAY 16


RODRIGO HALL

11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 19:00

The second round follows

LUCRECIA BORI HALL

19:30
Reading of the minutes of the Jury
Round Table: “Presente y futuro de la Música para Guitarra Española”. Speakers: Emilio Calandín, Gabriel Estarellas, Jesús Piles & Vicente Roncero

11:00 – 14:00
17:00 – 20:00
EXHIBITION OF GUITARS

 

SATURDAY 17


RODRIGO HALL

19:00 - 22:30
Final of the Competition
Presentation of finalists
Drawing of Guitars
Reading of the minutes of the Jury
Prizegiving ceremony

LUCRECIA BORI HALL

11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 19:00

EXHIBITION OF GUITARS