2024 GFA Convention & Competitions

Sponsored by the Guitar Foundation of America:

Join us for the 2024 Guitar Foundation of America International Convention and Competitions, hosted by Dr. Douglas Lora at Cal State University Fullerton, CA, from June 17 – 22, 2024.

The GFA Convention brings together professionals, learners, artists, and enthusiasts from the classical guitar community. It offers a variety of activities such as workshops, lectures, masterclasses, and private lessons with industry experts. Attendees can explore the vendor expo and luthiers showcase to discover new innovations in guitar craftsmanship. Additionally, area-specific track days focus on research, education, and guitar societies. Throughout the week, attendees can enjoy captivating performances on our stages.

This convention will feature a stellar artist lineup, including: András Csáki, Bandini & Chiacchiaretta Duo (Bandoneon & Guitar), Canadian Guitar Quartet, Duo Mantar (Mandolin & Guitar), Gaëlle Solal, Paul Galbraith, Kupinski Guitar Duo, Marko Topchii, Patterson/Sutton Duo (Cello & Guitar), Petra Poláčková, and Srdjan Bulat.

Whether you’re a seasoned performer, an aspiring guitarist, or simply a lover of beautiful music, the 2024 GFA Convention & Competitions offers an experience like no other. Come join us as we come together to celebrate the timeless beauty of the classical guitar. We look forward to welcoming you to the 2024 GFA Convention & Competitions!

The Guitar Foundation of America (GFA) is the world’s leading classical guitar organization, promoting excellence in performance, literature, research, and education of the classical guitar.

For complete details on the event, including registration and schedule information, please visit the GFA website at www.guitarfoundation.org.

Contact us at: info@guitarfoundation.org