Calling all students!
Learn beautiful music and share your talent at the Chicago Flute Club Student Competition.
The Chicago Flute Club is excited to announce the 2019 Student Competition. The competition will be held on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Harper College, 1200 West Algonquin Road, Building P, Palatine, IL 60067. Online registration is open! Please visit our event page to register. Application details, contest rules, and other information can be found below.
In an effort to save trees and optimize the registration process, competition brochures will NOT be mailed this year. All contestants are encouraged to register online by October 15. Contestants who are unable to use the online registration may download and print the competition brochure here and follow the mailing instructions listed on the application form.
Below are the required selections for each division of the competition:
ELEMENTARY DIVISION REPERTOIRE– Must be in Grades 6 and under
Gavotte by François-Joseph Gossec (no repeats) from Rubank Concert and Contest Collection for C Flute with Piano Accompaniment, edited by H. Voxman
Minuet by Georges Bizet (no repeats) from Rubank Concert and Contest Collection for C Flute with Piano Accompaniment, edited by H. Voxman
JUNIOR DIVISION REPERTOIRE– Must be in Grades 9 and under
Poemeto by Osvaldo Lacerda, ed. by Tadeu Coelho, published by Tempo Primo. Available for purchase at www.fluteworld.com.
Badinerie by J. S. Bach (no repeats) in 24 Short Concert Pieces Revised by Robert Cavally OR Rubank Concert and Contest Collection for C Flute with Piano Accompaniment, edited by H. Voxman
SENIOR DIVISION REPERTOIRE– Must be in Grades 12 and under
Allegro III (Third movement; no repeats) Flute Sonata in A minor H.562 for unaccompanied flute by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach published by Urtext
Nocturne et allegro scherzando by Philippe Gaubert from Flute Music by French Composers published by G. Schirmer, ed. by L. Moyse OR available on IMSLP
Junior and Senior winners will be announced at the competition, on our website, and on Facebook after all participants have performed, around 8:00 pm. Elementary Division winners will also be announced at the competition, on our website, and on Facebook soon after all participants have performed earlier in the day. First place winners in each division will be invited to perform on the Chicago Flute Club Spring Member Showcase Concert in the spring of our 2019-2020 Season. Judges’ comments for all students will be sent to teachers.
Elementary Division Awards: 1st Prize - $100
2nd Prize - $75, 3rd Prize - $50
Junior Division Awards: 1st Prize - $150
2nd Prize - $100, 3rd Prize - $75
Senior Division Awards:1st Prize - $350
2nd Prize - $250, 3rd prize - $150
Registration opens on August 1.