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The GRCC Virtual Youth Guitar Competition is open to all Classical Guitarists between the ages of 13-18. The fee to compete is $50. The competition will be held in one 7-minute video round that includes a set piece.  


GRCC Youth Guitar Competition Registration 

At Registration Check Out

You must include your name (Specifically the Performer's Name), Performer's age/Birthdate, your 7 minute unlisted youtube video performance link, title and composer name of all pieces performed (Including the Set Piece), your guitar teacher's name and email address. 

The Video Submission and Rules 

  • The video will be a 7 minute video performance that includes the set piece and your choice of music. Each piece performed will be unedited, however you may include a title section before each piece. The entire video does not need to be recorded in one take, but each individual piece needs to be recorded in one take.
  • The Video must be a new video recording not used in a previous competition and must not currently be publicly available. 
  • No audio enhancements such as reverb will be permitted. 
  • This video will be submitted as an unlisted Youtube Link.
  • You must pay the registration fee and submit your unlisted youtube performance video by November 17, 2022, 11:59 p.m. Late submissions will not be accepted.
  • You will not be eligible to compete if you exceed 18 years of age before November 17, 2022.

Set Piece

The set piece is "Dance in D Major" written by Jonathan Marshall (b. 1981). This can be purchased from Guitar Chamber Music Press:

Purchase Set Piece