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Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts


Sponsors are needed to fund all aspects of the competition and to provide a high-quality, once-in-a-lifetime experience for all competitors and judges. For more information on these and other sponsorship opportunities for the Parkening International Guitar Competition, call the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts at 310.506.4594.

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2015 Competition Sponsors

The Parkening International Guitar Competition Sponsor

Howard and Roberta Ahmanson

Gold Medal Sponsor
The Jack Marshall Prize

Frank Marshall and Kathleen Marshall

Silver Medal Sponsor

In Memory of Duke Koch and Betty Marshall Parkening
Terry Duggan

Bronze Medal Sponsor

Joseph Schirripa - UBS Financial Services

Salon Concert Sponsors

Roberta and Carl Deutsch
Melanie and Richard Flamminio
W.E. "Bud" Hartman
Mr. and Mrs. Lane T. Weitzman


G. Beverly Bergmann
Sharon Devol
Cathy and Jeffrey Rogers
Nadine Tilley
Janet and Jesse Urias

Media Sponsor

Guitar Salon International