The Canadian Guitar Festival hosted the Canadian National Finger Style Guitar Championship on this past July 24th, 25th & 26th at Loughborough Lake Holiday Park in Kingston, Ontario with some of the greatest guitar players competing for the top prizes.
Kevin Blake Goodwin, Conway, Arkansas, of the United States won top honors in the 2015 championship. Along with bragging rights, Kevin won a Stonebridge Guitar, and is invited to represent Canada at the International Finger Style Guitar Championship to be held September 16th through 20th at the Walnut Valley Festival in Winfield, KS, USA.
Adam Christopher Crossman, Peterborough, Ontario won 2nd place in this year’s competition with Ace Ting, Kitchner, from Ontario winning 3rd Place.
Alexander Flock, Vancouver, British Columbia and Jamie Dupuis, from Sudbury, Ontario complete the list of the top five competitors.
Don Ross, previous Canadian and United States National Finger Style Guitar winner acted as master of ceremonies for the event.