The 2017 Northwest Guitar Festival will be held for the first time ever in Portland, Oregon, April 7-9 at Portland State University’s School of Music. Join us for three days loaded with fantastic classical guitar related events. The festival will include workshops, a luthier’s showcase, masterclasses, two competitions, a guitar orchestra concert and unforgettable performances from some of the northwest’s finest players. Festival artists include Hilary Field, Elizabeth Brown, Michael Partington, Scott Kritzer, Michael LeFevre and more! The event will feature both an adult solo classical guitar competition and a youth competition for individuals 18 and under.