All artists will hold master classes. Additional lecturers are:

Alfred EickholtProf. Alfred Eickholt

… is one of the most important guitaristic pedagogues in Germany and has supported the International Guitar Festival in Nuertingen for years. His students benefit from his competency and his irresistivly enthusiastic way of teaching.



Johannes Monno Prof. Johannes Monno

… teaches guitar studies at the Music Academy in Stuttgart since 2004. Being an institution for the guitaristic education, his focus lies in a healthy combination of artistic, scientific and pedagogic work.



Thomas OffermannProf. Dr. phil. Thomas Offermann

… is known for his experienced and exceptionally empathic way of teaching, and often is referred to as a painstaking guitar coach. His concept of "Integrative Kinetics of the Guitar" has driven attention to him and makes him a most reknowned advisor and lecturer in expert groups.



Tillmann ReinbeckTillmann Reinbeck

… teaches at the conservatories Stuttgart and Trossingen. He is a competent pedagogue and active both as a soloist and in various chamber music ensembles. He is a member of the innovative Aleph Guitar Quartet which has gained a lot of attention in the New Music scene in recent years. International concert invitations and numerous world premieres speak for the quality of the ensemble.



Helmut ÖsterreichHelmut Oesterreich

… is lecturer at the Music Academy in Frankfurt and Technical school of Dinkelsbuehl. Being specialised in ensemble teaching, he and his guitar orchestras regularly go on concert tours in Germany, Europe and worldwide.



Mandy Bahle

Mandy Bahle

… is lecturer at the Music school in Tuebingen, head of the Nuertingen guitar orchestra and conductor of the Guitar Orchestra of Baden-Wuerttemberg. Her passion is the ensemble play.



Silvio Schneider

… has been an active guitar artist for over 25 years giving over 2.000 concerts all over the world. In his career, he has produced countless records as well as music for movies. Being confronted with the booking difficulties of an active artist, he has put a lot of thoughts into self-marketing and the acquisition of bookings.
For over ten years, he has passed his knowledge to a broad audience during workshops, classes and lectures. Since 2015, he has worked for highly acknowledged institutions like the Business Academy for Media, Events and Culture in Munich and SCHEUNE-Academy in Dresden.