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Young Artist Competition

OnlineThe Flute Society of Washington, Inc.

2022 Competitions

Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention

February 19-20, 2022

Young Artist

The Young Artist Competition is for outstanding flutists, under the age of 30 (as of February 1, 2022), who have completed an undergraduate degree at a college, university, or conservatory. Three finalists will be selected to the final round held at the annual Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention. Cash prizes ($1,000, $750, and $500) may be awarded. Previous first prizewinners are not eligible to participate. There is no residency requirement. Applicant must be a full or life member of FSW. Music written for flute and keyboard must be recorded with both instruments. Accompanist for the final round is the responsibility of the finalist.

 

Requirements*

  1. Online application and fee, $40
  2. Submit a recording containing the following: Georg Philipp Telemann, Fantasia in D Major, No. 7, TWV 40:8 [repeats and ornamentation are at the discretion of the performer] and repertoire of the applicant’s choice, not to exceed 15 minutes.
  3. Final round repertoire – Telemann from the preliminary round and at least two selections of the applicant’s choice, which may be different from preliminary round selections. The repertoire should cover at least two periods of music. The final round performance will begin with the required music selection. Application requires final round repertoire, including titles, movements, composer's dates, and publishers. Finalists will be bound by their original selections. Total maximum time is 20 (twenty) minutes including the required selection and time between movements.

 

*Applicants are subject to all rules and regulations on this page as well as the 2022 General Competition Information, Rules and Regulations. 

Updated 7/20/2021

Susan Todenhoft