All-Ohio Guitar Competition & Festival
James Stroud with guitar by
Francisco Simplicio 1931 ex Rey de la Torre
featuring a student competition, A professional feature concert and a trade show.
The James Stroud All-Ohio Guitar Competition is Ohio's premiere guitar competition. It is open to all students attending high school or college in Ohio.
Online registration for competitors is required.
-All events are free and open to the public.
-Prize money increased to $7500!!
-SPECIAL WORKSHOP PRIZE!
Festival location: Oberlin Conservatory of Music
Several of our past winners have received full scholarships to prestigious music conservatories including Peabody, Curtis and the Eastman School of Music.