• Program October 10-13 2019

Tickets & Festival Passes

For all program activities, except those marked with free admission (*), you need a ticket. You solve tickets online or on site in UKK's ticket office.
From Thursday October 10th and throughout the festival, you will find our own information counter in the UKK's foyer.

Here you can buy festival passes,
concert tickets & individual workshop tickets

More activities will be added on the agenda. The program is subject to change. 
THURSDAY October 10
10:15 Masterclass Duo Siqueira-Lima Hall B
10:15 Workshop Peter Floor Hall C
14:00 Seminar Oliver Fartach Naini Hall B
14:00 Workshop Niklas Widén Hall C

17:00 Concert Gohar Vardanyan Hall B
19:00 Concert Yamandu Costa with guests: Dos Mas Uno Big Hall
21:00 Concert Freak Kitchen feat. Jonas Hellborg   Big Hall
FRIDAY October 11
11:00-18:00 Guitar Fair* Floor 3

10:15 Workshop Duoplay Duo Siqueira-Lima   Sal B
14:00 Workshop Komp på gitarr Four Hands   Sal C
13:00 Workshop Guitar technique Gohar Vardanyan   Sal B
15:30 Workshop Technique & Sensibility Stephanie Jones   Sal B
16:00 Forum for teachers Lars Martin   Sal C
17:00 Masterclass & samtal Bill Frisell & Petra Haden   Stora salen

12:00 Concert* Stephanie Jones Hall D
18:00 Concert EuroStrings Artists:
Katarzyna Smolarek, Dimitris Soukaras,Yuko Saito & Zuzanna Wezyk Hall B
21:00 Concert Bill Frisell, Erica Haden, ... Big Hall
SATURDAY October 12
11:00-18:00 Guitar Fair* Floor 3

10:15 Masterclass Gohar Vardanyan   Hall K4
10:15 Masterclass Ricardo Gallén   Hall C
14:00 Workshop Dos Mas Uno El folklore latinoamericano   Hall C
14:00 Workshop* Ola Strandberg - Holistisc guitar designe Hall K4
12:00 Concert* Create Music Together - for children and youngsters Hall D
12:30 Concert Young Talent Competition Hall B
Christina Galieto; Italien, Mozaik Guitar Quartet , Michael Lochery (Scotland), Hannelore Vander Elst (Belgium), Alvaro García Peón (Spain) and Utkan Aslan (Turkey), Maja Kraij, Slovenia, Belmin Okanovic, Bosnia- Hercegovina, Jakob Morozinski, Polen, Przemyslaw Religa, Polen
16:30 Concert Duo Siqueira Lima   Hall B
19:30 Concert Tres Cuentos   Big Hall
SUNDAY October 13
10:15 Masterclass Ricardo Gallén Hall B
10:15 Workshop Anatomical understanding and Performance, Ioannis Theodoridis Hall K4
 Seminar* Anna Eriksson Swedish composer and guitarist.
Mine compositions with focus on guitar
11:00 Workshop Flamenco guitar, Niño Josele & Robi Svärd Hall C
14:00 Workshop Flamenco song, Sandra Carrasco Hall C

13:00 Concert Ricardo Gallén Hall B
16:00 Concert Four Hands Börje Sandquist & Mats Norrefalk +
gitarrorkester Hall B
18:30 Concert Romancero Gitano & Tangomässan Abrazo
participants Allmänna Sången, Cantorus. Anders Emtell, Kristin Amparo, ensemble Yamanduamong others
Uppsala University Hall
Get inspiration and knowledge at workshops and master classes

Good to know

Here you can buy festivalpasses

The festival is held at Uppsala Konsert & Kongress, centrally located in Uppsala and only 3 minutes from the Travel Centre. Read more about UKK.


It takes about 38 minutes to travel from central Stockholm to Uppsala. Even the Stockholm commuter train SL goes all the way to Uppsala and stops at Arlanda Airport, 18 minutes from Uppsala.

Regional buses run from all places in Uppsala and express bus from Västerås. See: UL
Bus from the rest of the country can be found here: SWEBUS

If you go by taxi, we recommend:
Taxi Uppsala: 018-100000
Taxi Direct: 018-711711

There are very good and affordable options for accommodation in Uppsala.
Here we have some examples.

There are many good restaurants in Uppsala! There is also a restaurant and cafe in the concert hall.

Main hosts


Sponsors, guitar friends and partners







Uppsala International Guitar Festival
Uppsala, Sweden
Tel: +46 700 909 399
VAT SE556735-9103

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