Announcing the winners of the 2021 Dreamcatcher Guitar Contest!
Hi Everyone! Very happy today to announce the winners for my Dreamcatcher guitar contest! We have two Grand Prize Winners and 8 outstanding runner ups! There were so many other outstanding performances! I loved all the interpretations from my solo guitar album, Dreamcatcher!The 2 Grand prize winners are Andres Corredor from Bogata, Colombia & Wesley Amorim from Brazil/ Los Angeles.
We also had great performances and interpretations from the US, Canada, Norway, Italy, Indonesia and Slovenia, amongst others. Thank you so much to Yamaha Guitars, The Yamaha Music Foundation and the MASCOT LABEL GROUP.
Thank you! Keep playin & makin’ great music! Lee
Grand Prize Winners
Andres Corredor (Bogotá, Colombia)
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Wesley Amorim (Brazil/Los Angeles)
Here’s 8 other outstanding players/videos! Tough choices, but everyone makin music in their own way!
Welcome to the world-wide Six String Theory competition!
2020 is our 10th year anniversary since we began with the first competition and the “Six String Theory” record that started it all!
Look for an announcement in the 2nd half of this year. We are planning some amazing live International performances, plus recording, educational & career opportunities.
When we do launch, we are looking for guitar players in 6 categories… & rhythm section players in 3 categories:
4)Blues (elec & acc)
8)Bass (elec & acc)
We are so proud watching the development of so many musicians that have joined the SST family in the last 10 years! To be continued…
— Lee Ritenour
9 Grand Prize Winners
Rock Guitar: Johannes Persson (Sweden)
Blues Guitar: Hayden Fogle (USA)
Acoustic Guitar: Eric Jayne (USA)
Classical Guitar: Hedvika Svendova (Czech, France)
Rhythm Guitar: Kaspar Jalily (France)
Piano: Holger Marjamaa (Estonia, USA)
Bass: Petar Pera Krstajic (Serbia, USA)
Drums: Euan Leslie (Scotland, USA)
Also Placed: Kenneth Rubenstein (USA)
Hedvika Svendova – Individual Course Scholarship
Euan Leslie – Certificate Scholarship