Tengyue Zhang places 1st at GFA International Concert Artist Competition

Date: Jul 18, 2017

Our 2017 Schadt Winner, Tengyue Zhang was the Grand Prize Winner at this year's Guitar Foundation of America International Concert Artist Competition. ICAC is the largest and one of the most prestigious guitar competitions in the world. He will receive a $10,000 cash prize as well as a GFA sponsored International Concert Tour, a recording with Naxos, and guitar strings and accessories. Tengyue competed against accomplished guitarists from around the world including another 2017 Schadt Finalist, Alec Holcomb, who took third place at IACA. 

You can see Tengyue perform Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez with the Allentown Symphony Orchestra Tengyue in March 2018.

Congratulations Tengyue!

CLICK HERE to read the complete listing of the competition results