The purpose of the foundation is to promote highly talented musicians in the fields of violin, viola, violoncello and double bass.
The purpose is realized by initiating competitions or comparable selection procedures for artists.
From the statutes of the Guadagnini Foundation

Enthusiasm becomes promotion

Our aim is to support young, highly talented string players on their way to an international career.

Become a sponsor of our foundation and use your donation to support talented young people on their career path.

The International Violin Competition Stuttgart offers the young virtuosos an ideal platform to face up to great, powerful competition and to attract international attention through live streams and digital networking.

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Apply by 31 July 2020 by video mail.

Submit your music video including your musical curriculum vitae.

You can find the competition repertoire here.
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