22th Guitar Festival. The guitar at its finest in Syros!
July 28 - August 1, 2015
Experience the bright sun of Cyclades and the deep blue of the Aegean Sea, through a memorable guitar event.
Concerts, courses, competition, orchestra, party and ... splash!
Join us on a possible combination of music and holidays.
The Guitar festival is an open celebration, a gathering of creative musicians, teachers and students with the music loving public.
Leading musicians and educators come in Ermoupolis to play, teach and exchange sounds and musical experiences in a unique friendly atmosphere.
Exploring different kinds of music with guitar being in the center, gives the public unforgettable events, gives forum of expression for young artists and enriching experiences for students through active participation in seminars, competitions and musical ensembles.
The Guitar Festival is held every July in Ermoupolis, capital of Syros and Cyclades in the heart of the Aegean. It presents a wide range of high quality events with concerts and events.
It is open to all ages and skill levels, to performers, teachers and students. Overcoming preconceptions and stereotypes aimed at liberation of creative expression, the direct sharing of knowledge and strengthening human ties.
With fresh ideas and original sounds manages to inspire and entertain a diverse public with different artistic tastes.
Started in 1994 by guitarist Angelo Nikolopoulos. In 21 years of his continuous presence has been established as one of the most successful institutions of international renown Greek region and has hosted leading guitarists and distinguished teachers. The cultural value has been recognized by both the local society that embraced and supported from the first year, and from friends of good music around the world.
It is an inspiring journey that explores the power of music to unite people from around the world.