Up to five cash prizes will be awarded in every age group. The jury reserves the right not to award individual prizes or to split prizes.
|First prize||€ 500||€ 1000||€ 1500|
|Second prize||€ 400||€ 800||€ 1200|
|Third prize||€ 300||€ 600||€ 900|
|Fourth prize||€ 200||€ 400||€ 600|
|Fifth prize||€ 100||€ 200||€ 300|
In age group II, the EGTA-D will award an additional advancement prize in the amount of € 500 for the best interpretation of the eight pieces listed below.
|Fantasy for Guitar |
Richard Rodney Bennett
|Five Impromptus |
|Sonatina for Guitar |
Hans Werner Henze
3 Tentos (arr. Julian Bream)
Suite für Gitarre allein op. 164
|Quatro Pièces Brèves |
|Five Bagatelles |
III Alla Cubana
Participation in this award category is voluntary; the pieces must be played in addition to the mandatory pieces for age group II mentioned above. This does not extend the total performance time (17 to 20 minutes).
For age group III, the renowned German master guitar builder Thorsten Sven Lietz has donated a concert guitar from his master workshop as a prize, worth around € 6000.
In addition to the cash prizes, the jury will award scholarships to international festivals.