Mini Guitar Festival took place in Agios Stefanos Athens suburb for nine consecutive years (2002 - 2010) and was funded and supported by Agios Stefanos Conservatory. It served mainly educational purposes with particular concern for the younger guitarists.
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Veria International Guitar Festival launched in 2003 and today is one of the leading guitar festivals in Europe.
The upcoming 14th Veria International Guitar Festival is scheduled for May 2019.
In 2015, Dimitris Kourzakis was appointed artistic director of the renowned International Guitar Festival of the City of Veria.
Founder and director of Mini Guitar Festival, one of the leading festivals in Greece, held annually in Athens from 2002 until 2010.