2012 GFA Competition Winners

2012 GFA Competition Winners

The Guitar Foundation of America convention, along with its international and youth competitions, just concluded last weekend.

2012 International Competition Winners

First Place: Rovshan Mamedkuliev (Russia)
Second Place: Celil Kaya (Turkey)
Third Place: Silviu Ciulei (Romania/USA)
Fourth Place: Ivan Sanchez Flores (Mexico)

2012 Guitar Foundation of America Winners

Watch Winner Rovshan Mamedkuliev Play

Youth Competition Winners — Junior Division

First Prize: Kevin Loh (Singapore)
Second Prize: Woo Tak Kim (S. Korea)
Third Prize: Ashwin Krishna (US)
Fourth Prize: James Graham (Canada)

Youth Competition Winners — Senior Division

First Prize: Huaicong Mu (China)
Second Prize: Shon Stelman (Israel/US)
Third Prize: Noam Kanter (Netherlands)
Fourth Prize: Tobias James (US)

International Winners Source, Youth Winners Source


  • Freddy

    Congratulations. Always a colourful group of winners from around the world.

  • Bob

    The winners of the “International Guitar Competition Nürtingen 2012” are out:

    1. Tal Hurwitz

    2. Fabian Freesen

    3. Aleksi Rajala

    (see listing here