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The Canadian string wizard in Mannheim

Nick Johnston is coming to Guitar Summit 2022

Nick Johnston’s journey has been a wild and fulfilling one. With his unique guitar work, influenced by his passion for blues to classic science fiction scores, the Canadian string wizard…


One of the true legends of rock!

Bernie Marsden at Guitar Summit 2022

Bernie Marsden, one of the true legends of rock, is coming to this year’s Guitar Summit. Born in 1951 in Buckingham, England, the Brit is considered by musicians and fans…


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Henrik Freischlader Masterclass sold out!

NOTICE: That went pretty quickly!   The Masterclass with Henrik Freischlader is completely sold out! Henrik will still hold a regular workshop on Saturday and Sunday. We have more masterclasses…


MASTERCLASS: Jon Gomm

Fingerstyle master Jon Gomm always sees the guitar, playing technique and music theory as creative tools and thinks nothing of set rules to follow. In his masterclass the British musician…


MASTERCLASS: Marcus Deml

Not only since his current solo album ‘Healing Hands’ Marcus Deml is considered an absolutely outstanding guitarist. In the process of his impressive career as a studio and touring musician,…


MASTERCLASS: Mike Dawes

Mike Dawes is not only one of the world’s best and most creative fingerstyle guitarists, but also a fantastic teacher. He regularly publishes columns and has taught countless courses on…


Tickets for the first masterclasses now available!

Masterclasses at the Guitar Summit 2022

The separately bookable masterclasses are an important element of the Guitar Summit. In addition to the various free workshops, the masterclasses offer a particularly deep dive into the subject matter….


With bass legend Jonas Hellborg and experienced yoga teacher Pressiana

Yoga for Musicians

Legendary bass player Jonas Hellborg and experienced yoga instructor Pressiana are offering a yoga class specifically for musicians at Guitar Summit 2022.  From small specific aches and pains to awareness…


Exhibitor registration closed

More than 450 exhibitors and brands will be on the show!

BAM!!! Exhibitor registration is now closed, and we are thrilled to have more than 450 exhibitors and brands coming to Manheim September 9-11 – including many first timers coming to…


Anglo-Brazilian classical / fingerstyle instrumental guitarist comes to Mannheim

Billy Watman to be featured at Guitar Summit 2022

Billy is a London (UK) based award winning Anglo-Brazilian classical / fingerstyle instrumental guitarist, currently studying at The Royal College of Music – inspired by the likes of Rodrigo y…