Japan Federation of Guitarists
6-14-4, Wada Bldg.5F, Shimbashi Minato-ku, Tokyo105-0004
Gendai Nihon Guitar
Renmei (Modern Japan Federation of Guitarists) was established,
a year after the first Guitar Competition (the present Tokyo
International Guitar Competition) was held in 1949.
Japan Federation of
Guitarists originated from Gendai Nihon Guitar Renmei is the
only official corporation authorized by the Ministry of Education
in Japan since 1966, for the aim of contribution to the culture
by the study and spread of guitar music.
Federation received a report of the Prime Minister of Japan on November 18, 2010, and we became the group of Cabinet Office,Government of Japan on December 1, the same year.
The federation has
worked for enrichment of Japanese guitar music world and improvement
of guitarists status in society.
Also being active steadily
to upgrade the level of Japanese guitar music and to receive
domestic and foreign recognition.