Compulsory of the 66th Tokyo International Guitar Competition 2020
■ 1st Preliminary(16 August,)
 Menuett op.11-4 / F.Sor  Rosita / F. Tarrega
Free choice program:Not required.
■2nd Preliminary(Semifinal)
 No.18 from 24 Caprichos de Goya / M.Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Free choice program:
 Competitors are free to select pieces not longer than 8 minutes. The pieces chosen for the 1st preliminary and for the finals may not be selected.

 Toccata per Chitarra / Akira Ifukube (Zen-on Music)
Free choice program:
At least one selection from the following each three different styles must be contained in your program. The playing time of
the free choice program is minimum 20 minutes, maximum 30 minutes. The pieces chosen for the 1st and 2nd
preliminaries may not be selected
・Works from the Renaissance to the Baroque.
・Works in the period from ca.1750 to ca. 1920.
・Works after ca.1920.
 The above stated period means the time of the composition of the works. It is not meant the time of the birth of the composers.
 As for the works across the above stated periods, please be advised to consider musical styles to select.
Day's Plan of 2nd Preliminary(Semifinal) & Final
 Date: 2 〜3, December 2023 Place : Hakuju Hall in Tokyo

A result of The 65th Tokyo International Guitar Competition 2022

2nd Preliminary Participants

 Filiippos Manoloudis(Greece)
 Flavio Nati(Italy)
 Su-yeong Lee(Republic of Korea)
 Emannuel Sowicz(UK&Chile)
 Ilie Dragos(Romania)
 Toru Kobayashi(Japan)
 Koki Ito(Japan)
 Yuma Otsuka(Japan)
 LuChih-Chien (Taiwan)
 Domenico Savio Mottola(Italy)
 Andrés Madariaga(Chile)
 Eric Meier(Canada)
 Carlo Curatolo(Italy)

A result of Final
1st Filiippos Manoloudis(Greece)

2nd Ilie Dragos(Romania)
3rd Eric Meier (Canada)

4th Emannuel Sowicz(UK&Chile)

5th Andrés Madariaga(チリ Chile)
6th Koki Itoh (Tokyo Japan)


Federation's History

About our Federation:

Gendai Nihon Guitar Renmei (Modern Japan Federation Of Guitarists) Was Established, A Year After The First Guitar Competition (The Present Tokyo International Guitar Competition) Was Held In 1949.
Japan Federation Of Guitarists Originated From Gendai Nihon Guitar Renmei Is The Only Official Corporation Authorized By The Ministry Of Education In Japan Since 1966, For The Aim Of Contribution To The Culture By The Study And Spread Of Guitar Music.
Federation Received A Report Of The Prime Minister Of Japan On November 18, 2010, And We Became The Group Of Cabinet Office,Government Of Japan On December 1, The Same Year.
The Federation Has Worked For Enrichment Of Japanese Guitar Music World And Improvement Of Guitarists Status In Society.
Also Being Active Steadily To Upgrade The Level Of Japanese Guitar Music And To Receive Domestic And Foreign Recognition.