LIVE COMPETITIONS

We have an exciting announcement for our 2019 Festival! New this year, we will be expanding to FIVE genres: Blues, Classical, Fingerstyle, Jazz, and Rock. Applications will open this Friday, February 15 ... get ready to join us for a chance to win your share of $40,000 in prize money and perform at Milwaukee's 2019 Irish Fest! Applications for the seventh annual competition are now open and the deadline to apply is May 31!

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headliner concert

John Scofield Trio featuring Steve Swallow & Bill Stewart
Saturday, August 17, 2019
7:30pm

One of the most popular jazz guitarists of all time is back with his great friends Steve Swallow and Bill Stewart, a “telepathically tight trio” that can be called legendary!

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THANK YOU TO OUR 2019 WILSON CENTER GUITAR FESTIVAL SPONSORS!

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For additional information on the Guitar Festival, please email guitar@wilson-center.com


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