Festival 2018

25. - 29. March

Thanks to the support of  the "Rotary Club Eisenstadt," and the "Raiffeisenlandesbank Burgenland" the International Guitar Festival Rust will take place from March 25th to March 29th 2018. We are looking forward to see you there. Enjoy the beautiful Landscape of Rust, the guitar music, the excellent foodand of course the wine.  


In Memoriam:

This years festival will be held in special honor of Alirio Diaz, who passed away in 2016.  




Composition Competition

A Composition Competition will be held again at this years festival. For further information please click here


We are very happy to announce, that this years Guitarfestival will be in cooperation with the European Guitar Festival Collaborative "EUROSTRINGS"!


The winner of the adult competition will become "EuroStrings Young Star for 2018/2019".

Festival 2017:

The 19th Internation Guitarfestival Rust was a great success and we can announce the winners of this year in the competition "Alirio Diaz Adult" and "Alirio Diaz Children" underneath.

We want to thank all the people that visited the festival numerously for supporting the festival, as well as the Artists and Contestants of the Competitions and Masterclasses.


Alirio Diaz Children:


Group 1:


1.   Jakub Imiolek

2.   Tymon Gawlowski

3.   Alexandru Paun-Mastan


Group 2:


1.   Tymon Zielinski

2.   Kamil Aniol

3.   Alexandru-Emil Mare


Group 3:


1.   Nadja Jankovic

2.   Beata Atlas

3.   Andrei Tcaciuc




Alirio Diaz Adult:


1.   Dominik Carevic

2.   Nikolas Göhl


3.   David Fellegi

Festival 2016:


Alirio Diaz "adult":

1. Niklas Johansen

2. Takuya Okamoto

3. Flavio Nati



Alirio diaz "youth":


Group 1:                            Group 2:                          Group 3: 

1. Aniol Aleksander         1. Nel Maslanka              1. Beata Atlas

2. Roman Stefan             2. Tymon Zielinski        2. Alexandru Grecu

3. Torge Tudor                    Mare Aleksandru           Dworniczak Kacper

                                          3. Mateus Waz                 3. Wojciech Mizera

                                              Amelia Duchnowska