Ist category - until the age of 20 (born in 2004 and later)
1st round: Free programme (8–12 mins.), one Renaissance or Baroque piece must be included
Final: Free programme (12–16 mins.)
Jury prize for an extraordinary interpretation of the piece in the final round
Prize for the best Czech participant
Playing without score and keeping of time rules. It is not permitted to repeat the pieces in the rounds. Title "Laureate of the International Guitar Biennial Kutná Hora 2024" is accepted for the winner of the 1st prize in the Ist category. The jury has a right not to award some of the prizes if the corresponding art level is not reached. Prizes are indivisible, they may be awarded once only or not to be awarded. The decision of the jury is final.