Aalborg International Guitar Festival & Competition
Postponed to: November 2021. 

Inflicted parties will be contacted directly. 


concerts - Competitions - masterclasses - workshops - exhibitions. 


The largest guitarfestival in Denmark. You can hear Classical, Modern, Jazz &  Blues - Flamenco, Folkmusic, music for everyone - young and old. Meet new guitarfriends at a concert , workshop, competition or at an exhibition.    

Aalborg International Guitar Festival creates through concerts, competition, workshops, music and guitar exhibits a forum to act as a source of inspiration for anyone with an interest in guitar, both as a rhythm and a classic instrument, whether you're a professional music teacher, music fan or happy amateur.

By rhythmic meeting classic, and amateurs meeting and collaborating with professionals, a forum that breaks down boundaries is established. This facilitates the possibility of experiences and collaboration across styles and borders.


Aalborg Kommune, Statens Kunstfond, Skråen, Huset, Aalborg Kloster, Utzon Center, Kulturskoler i Nordjylland, Skipper Clement Skolen, Dansk Guitar Selskab, Det Jyske Musikkonservatorium, Savarez, GuF, Papaya, Klaverstemmeren, Bergmann Edition, Dansk Center For Jazz Historie og Carsten Grøndahl Guitars.

Participants in the Category I competition are offered free accommodation (can be with a host family arranged by us) from 18.03.2020 - 22.03.2020.
Participants in masterclasses and workshops, and guests with a festival pass are all offered free accommodation from Friday to Sunday in Skipper Clement School . NOTE : Bring your sleeping pad and sleeping bag. Wish for other accommodation see: or search the Aalborg Hostels

Meals included in the price for participants in Masterclasses , Workshops, Guests with a Festival Pass and Category I + II participants with a festival pass:
Saturday, March 13, 2021 : Breakfast , lunch and dinner and cake
Sunday, March 14, 2021: Breakfast and lunch and cake.
Bring lunch for friday evening 12th March 2021
Drinks can be purchased at Skipper Clement School .

Deadline for Announcements and payment:
Deadline for registration for courses is the 01. March  2021
Deadline for registration for competition is the 01. March 2021.
Registration as a Festival Pass (passive participants) can take place before and during the festival.