2011 Heinsberg Guitar Competition Winners

2011 Heinsberg Guitar Competition Winners

The Heinsberg Festival & Competition was held May 31 – June 4, 2011. The competition itself was one recording submission and three rounds of free choice music. Each round was 15, 20, and 35 minutes respectively, and competitors could not repeat pieces from round to round.

The 2011 Heinsberg Winners

First Prize: Ian Watt (Scotland)
Second Prize: Chia-Wei Lin (Taiwan)
Third Prize: Noriyuki Masuda (Japan)

Ian won 4,000 Euro, a concert guitar valued at 6,000 euro, a carbon fiber guitar case, and several concert engagements.

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Ian Watt

Watch Winner Ian Watt Play

Source and thanks to Bodo for the heads up.

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