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World Championship Game on air guitar

September 11 2007

Over ten years ago in the Finnish city of Oulu was the first time who later became an amazing annual contest - the international championship game on an air guitar. Its members are those who can not play on these instruments, but copes with the imaginary.

And last weekend, "virtuoso" once again gathered to perform your favorite rock hits, the rock club Teatria. To be eligible to participate in the championship, the candidates were first qualifying rounds (except for the winners and finalists of past national competitions). In the finals, they sang two songs, one of which chose their own will.

This year, the second consecutive champion of the "air guitar" became a Japanese Yochi Yosuke. In addition to fame and recognition of their outstanding abilities, he was a very valuable prize - a tailor-made electronic guitar Flying Finn worth 3,600 dollars.

Clubs, "air guitar" have a network and are available in 12 countries worldwide. At the Air Guitar World Championships is coming not only newcomers but also permanent members, year after year, honing their skills. So, this year's jury, finally, evaluated the efforts of a local resident Hilkki Suvanto, who on the last two contests scored the least points. At this time many members of the jury gave him a perfect score. RBC reports.

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