Open Call

Leo Brouwer Guitar Workshop

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

With Funding
Banff, Canada


Advanced guitar students from around the world with an interest in the music of Leo Brouwer are encouraged to apply. It is expected that participants come to the program with specific works of Leo Brouwer (at the participant’s discretion in consultation with program manager). Selected works will be performed in concert, and others only in masterclass.

Number of Participants

Each participant will have a chance to be a part of a masterclass under Maestro Brouwer, attend public lectures, discuss career development, and perform in a concert of Brouwer’s works. Guitarists accepted into this program will be fully funded.


Selection Results (Announcement Dates)


November 08, 2019 - November 16, 2019


  • CA$1,564.00 stipend (one-time)


  • CA$65.00 application fee
  • CA$1,564.00 program fee (one-time)


Library, Shared Studio, Sound Studio, Stage


Private Room


Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch

Public Programs

Mentors, Open Studios, Performances, Professional Development, Retreat, Visiting Professionals, Workshops


Music, Music Composition


No languages listed

Program Description

This week-long program will provide an opportunity for guitarists to study the work of Leo Brouwer. Brouwer is celebrating his 80th year and is collaborating around the world with students interested in his body of work. *The program fee is 100% covered by financial aid.

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