Japan Federation of Guitarists
6-14-4, Wada Bldg.5F, Shimbashi Minato-ku, Tokyo105-0004
TEL.81-3-3438-1819    FAX.81-3-3438-1899

60th Tokyo International Guitar Competition 2017

61st Tokyo International Guitar Competition Inf.2018


Federation's History

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.