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FORTHCOMING EVENTS


2022 Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival & Competition/
June 25-26
Reno, Nevada


MENG SU
In Concert
See www.mengsu.com
October 8, 2022
Reno, Nevada
Details tba


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2021 SIERRA NEVADA CLASSICAL GUITAR COMPETITION RESULTS



ADULT DIVISION

1. Anthony Cammarota
2. Calvin Junsay
3. Shared 3rd Prize - Scott Perry and Grant Hempy
Honorable Mention
- Sophia Garcia


YOUTH DIVISION I
Ages14-17



1. Calvin Junsay
2. Nikhil Prabhakar
3. Avaneesh Yendluri

YOUTH DIVISION II
Up to age 13
1. Ashwin Nahren
2. Jahnavi Nahren

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• Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival is a division of LTCGS, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, ID 20-1754458.



FORTHCOMING
EVENTS


2022 Sierra Nevada Classical Guitar Festival & Competition
Saturday, June 25
Reno First Congregational, 627 Sunnyside Dr., Reno NV 89503
ALL EVENTS FREE AND OPEN TO PUBLIC
$15.00 Donations Requested at door

Guest Artists
VASIL CHEKARDZHIKOV AND FRIENDS

Vasil

Vasil Chekardzhikov hails from Varna, Bulgaria. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education and Guitar Performance from the Academy for Music, Dance, and Fine Arts in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. He has performed as a soloist with the Haskovo Symphony Orchestra, Pazardzhik Symphony Orchestra, recorded chamber and solo music for the Bulgarian and Belgium National Radio and Television. He is laureate of over a dozen solo and chamber music competitions, including first prizes at the Annual Solo Concerto Competition at CSUF and the Sierra Nevada Classical Guitar Competition. Vasil and his brothers, Nikola and Petar Chekardzhikov as the “Triada” guitar trio, received second prize in the College and University Division in the 2nd Annual Guitar Chamber Competition in Brownsville, Texas. Vasil has his Master’s Degree in Guitar Performance and Conducting from California State University of Fullerton. He currently teaches at Riverside City College and Encore High School for the Visual and Performing Arts

SCHEDULE

Building to right of Main Hall
Doors open 1:00PM

1:30PM - Youth Competition
Youth Competition Rules and Registration:
2022sngfyouthcomp.brownpapertickets.com

3:00PM - Adult Competition
Adult Competition Rules and Registration:
2022sngfadultcomp.brownpapertickets.com

5:00PM - Lecture by Guest Artist - 20 minutes

Main Hall
Doors open 6:40PM
7:00PM

Pre-Concert 
Excellence In Classical Guitar Award Presentation
for Victor Villadangos

1st Half CONCERT by Vasil Chekardzhikov and Friends

Intermission - Competition Awards

CONCERT
- 2nd Half
Special Tribute to the Music of Astor Piazzolla
Featuring Tango Suite for Classical Guitar Duo
and Histoire du Tango for Guitar and Flute

Closing Ceremony

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Thanks to our June 2021 Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival Artists:
Grisha Goryachev
Vasil Chekardzhikov
David Norton, Competition Director

• For more info or to join our email list, send request to:
music@sierranevadaguitar.org
Facebook:
www.facebook.com/SierraNevadaGuitarFestival

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Thanks to all those who help make this series possible including:


Lawrence Smith, Artistic Director - www.lawrenceguitarist.com
Mike Clark, David Norton, Vasil Chekardzhikov.

All of our sponsors, donors, volunteers and attendees,
Nevada Arts Council, Reno First Congregational, www.StringsByMail.com, National Endowment for the Arts.

(c) 2022
Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival

Email:
music@sierranevadaguitar.org

Mail:
Sierra Nevada Guitar Festival
P.O. Box 18971
Reno, NV 89511