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Antonio Carone won the first prize at the international guitar competition “Ciutat d’Elx”.


Last night, the cloister of the Church of San José welcomed the long-awaited visit. Final of the International Guitar Competition ‘Ciutat d’Elx’. winning jackpot he was an italian guitarist Antonio Caron.

In addition second place It was for the Portuguese Ines Martins de Sousa Audience Award Winner. Finally, Seungsu-shin one from Korea Honor Award. The professional jury consisted of Tania Boneva, Pedro Mateo and Dimitri van Halderen.

winning jackpot he will have a concert at the next ‘Ciutat d’Elx’ Guitar Festival. 1500 eurosIn addition to a concert organized by PIMA (Petrer Guitar Youth Association), a concert costing 600 euros and 750 euros at the City of Albacete Festival 2023.

On the other hand, second prize They will receive 500 Euro and the Audience Award, a privilege granted by the attendees during the event, which consists of a donation of 300 Euros.

Calendura Awards

when it comes Calendura AwardsIt has been the first prize winner for under 20s. Manuel Martinez Ariza’s photo. this second given June Agirre Epelde and Iulia Elena Lica for exaequo. In addition, the jury composed of Bienvenido Rodríguez, Javier Llanes and Álvaro Toscano, Honor Award a Sergio Manuel Martinez Reyes. Equipped with winner 500 euros The second is donation. 200 euros.

this awards ceremony one of the three competitions of the competition will be held saturday 30 july At the Convent of San José at 21:00 before the closing concert. Immediately after, you can enjoy the performance of Melómano Duo, who won the First Prize of the previous edition’s Chamber Music Competition with Guitar.

Duo Melomano during a performance.

Musician Duo It is a young chamber ensemble founded by soprano. Martha Heras and guitarist Sarah Guerrero. Although their careers were short, they have already had huge public success on tours of Spain. There are some international awards in their common curriculum, such as the First Prize at the IX “Ciudad de Ávila” Chamber Music Competition organized by the Music Youth of Spain, and the First Prize at the VIII edition of the Ciutat d’Elx Chamber Music Competition. .

For the award ceremony, they chose a very special program of Spanish songs by Lorenzo Palomo, Federico García Lorca, Manuel de Falla and Gracià Tarragó.

Source: Informacion



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