J K Mertz International Guitar Festival

Medzinárodný gitarový festival J. K. Mertza
Contact: Professor Jozef Zsapka Artistic Director
Contact: Martin Krajčo Manager


Spoločnosť J. K. Mertza, Rozvodná 11B, 831 01 Bratislava, Slovakia
421 (0) 905 331463
Annual, June, 6 days, already 35 years

The J K Mertz International Guitar Festival offers appearances of world renowned performers, master classes and seminars. As usual, along with the traditional guitar recitals the festival also organises concerts of ancient music and jazz, where you can listen to the music of the best artists from around the globe. Asides from these performances the participants can also attend seminars and masterclasses hosted by renowned professionals.

Festival takes place among the events of the Summer of Culture Festival in Bratislava, thanks to which the audience can experience the best from today’s guitar music in the centre of Bratislava, only few steps away from the birth place of our famous guitarist and composer of 19th century, J.K.Mertz. The organisers are looking forward to your visit and hope the summer evenings of the festival will fulfil your expectations.