International guitar festival


The “Guitares au gré du Loir” Association led by its artistic director Cristobal Pazmiño organizes a world-famous event, founded in 1997.

There is a special chemistry between the enthusiastic audience and the guitar players from all over the world.

The Vendôme Guitar Festival showcases all acoustic guitar styles with the best international guitar players of the moment and also presents local professional guitar players.

Festival 2022 : may to july 

Whether you are a Beatles fan , passionate about rumba, you appreciate the virtuosity of the classical guitar, the Malagasy rhythms, the French song or the music of Latin America, you will find in the 2022 program a concert that suits you.

You enter this fancy room of the Minotaur… Quality sound makes you spend an unforgettable moment thanks to talented, friendly, high level artists, and a large and happy audience.

In this beautiful theater of the Minotaure with quality acoustics, you will certainly have an unforgettable experience with talented, sympathetic, top-level artists and a significant and happy audience

2022 programming with the closing concert of the GIPSY KINGS

“For this 25th anniversary, the Vendôme fetival offers a high-level program with the exceptional presence of the legendary group GIPSY KINGS with Tonino Baliardo “Original founder of Gipsy Kings”. To participate and contribute to this festival, the 40 FINGERS quartet will come from Italy, the guitarist SOLORAZAF from Madagascar. BOLIVAR SARMIENTO and the VIDALA group will bring us the Latin American sun. To represent the classical guitar, JUDICAËL PERROY will cross France. Finally, the artists of Vendôme and the region will energize this festival with the presence of the duo MONSIEUR DAME and the group APPLE JUICE “.

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