Classical Guitar Competition

La Herradura will hold its international, classical-guitar competition next week in the Centro Cívico Auditorium, starting on Tuesday.

LHR Classical Guitar in LH FortA total of 17 guitarists from 12 different nations will compete in the XXXVII Certamen Internacional de Guitarra Clásica Andrés Segovia from the 22nd, ending on Saturday the 26th.

The First Councillor for La Herradura, Daniel Barbero, was very positive about the amount of interest shown, demonstrable from the number of competitors from all across the globe. In fact, he considers that this competition is the most important one in the world within its genre.

The Town hall receives a helping hand from the Central Government’s Ministry of Culture, as well as from the provincial delegate for the Junta de Andalucía and the Provincial Council.

As for the competitors this year, two are from Chile, two from China and single entrants from Greece, Serbia, Argentina, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, Mexico, Montenegro and Portugal. There are also four guitarists from Spain.

(News: Herradura, Costa Tropical, Granada, Andalucia)

  3 comments for “Classical Guitar Competition

  1. Julie
    November 18, 2022 at 11:12 pm

    Many thanks for this info.

  2. November 18, 2022 at 1:17 pm

    XXXVII CERTAMEN INTERNACIONAL DE GUITARRA CLÁSICA «ANDRÉS SEGOVIA»
    SORTEO PÚBLICO PARA DETERMINAR EL ORDEN DE ACTUACIÓN DE LOS CONCURSANTES: Martes, 22/11/2022, 13:00h.

    PRIMERA PRUEBA (I): Martes, 22/11/2022, 18:30h.
    PRIMERA PRUEBA (II): Miércoles, 23/11/2022, 18:30h.

    SEGUNDA PRUEBA (I): Jueves, 24/11/2022, 18:30h.
    SEGUNDA PRUEBA (II): Viernes, 25/11/2022, 18:30h.

    FINAL: Sábado, 26/11/2022, 18:30h.

    Auditorio Diego Martínez. Centro Cívico.
    Avda. Prieto Moreno s/n. La Herradura.

    SCHEDULE
    PUBLIC DRAW TO DETERMINE PARTICIPANTS PERFORMANCE ORDER:
    Tuesday, 22/11/2022, 13:00h.

    FIRST ROUND (I): Tuesday, 22/11/2022, 18:30h.
    FIRST ROUND (II): Wednesday, 23/11/2022, 18:30h.

    SECOND ROUND (I): Thursday, 24/11/2022, 18:30h.
    SECOND ROUND (II): Friday, 25/11/2022, 18:30h.

    FINAL ROUND: Saturday, 26/11/2022, 18:30h.
    Auditorio Diego Martínez. Centro Cívico.
    Avda. Prieto Moreno s/n. La Herradura.

    (+34) 958 64 04 25
    (+34) 958 058 174
    secretaria@certamenandressegovia.com

    Price: the Oficina de Turimso doesn’t have a price – I just spoke to them. You only pay on the last day, which last year was 10 euros, so it will be around that. In other words, the other days leading up to the finals are free entry.

  3. julie
    November 18, 2022 at 1:13 pm

    Can you provide a link for more details, i.e. times and prices. Thanks

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