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2023 COLLEGIATE ARTIST COMPETITION


Prizes supported by the Murray Panitz Memorial Fund

ELIGIBILITY AND RULES

1) There is no residential requirement to enter FSGP’s 2023 competitions.

2) FSGP membership is required. To access entry forms, you must become a member. You may then log in through the FSGP website to access the entry form. 

3) Collegiate Artist Competition applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate program at an institute of higher education for the full 2022-2023 academic school year. 

4) Flutists may enter both the Young Artist Competition and the Collegiate Artist Competition, separately. If you choose to enter BOTH competitions, you must submit completed Entry Forms for each. You must also upload the required repertoire specific to each competition and complete payment for both. If you are slected as a FINALIST for both competitions, you will be required to compete only in the Young Artist Competition's final round.

5) The competition entry fee for the Collegiate Artist Competition is $45. (This does not include the membership fee.) Please note the entry and membership fees are non-refundable.

6) Previous First Place Winners of the Collegiate Artist Competition are not eligible to compete again. Previous Second Place and Third Place Winners are eligible to compete, and previous winners of younger divisions are eligible to compete.

7) Any questions should be directed to Cindy Anne Broz (FSGP Competitions Chair) at competitions@philaflutesociety.org.

TIMELINE

1) PRELIMINARY ROUND: Application, fee, and AUDIO RECORDING must all be received by 9:00pm (EST) on December 18, 2022.

2) Twelve (12) Finalists will be selected and notified on January 15, 2023.

3) The Final Round will be held in person on Friday, March 3, 2023 at the Wells School of Music, West Chester University of Pennsylvania.

NOTIFICATION (FINAL ROUND WINNERS)

First, Second, and Third Place prize winners will be notified on Friday, March 3, immediately following the Final Round performances, and invited to perform live at the Winners' Recital on Saturday, March 4.

PRIZES

First Place: $600 
Second Place: $400

Third Place: $200

PRELIMINARY AUDIO RECORDED ROUND

PRELIMINARY ROUND PROCEDURES


1) Files must be in MP3 or M4A Format (audio only) and uploaded with your completed online entry form on or before December 18, 2022 by 9:00pm (EST). Please note: WAV files, video files, and other file types or links will not be accepted.

2)  Upload two separate audio files (one for each compulsory piece) via the Entry Form's upload port. Each uploaded piece must be one take without editing or splicing. Please do not talk or identify yourself in any way on your recordings.

3) Label your audio files as follows: Division.Your First Initial and Last Name.Composer  (Example: Collegiate.JDoe.Piazzolla). To guarantee anonymous adjudication, all audio files will be renamed with a random Entrant Number before they are sent to the Preliminary Audio Recorded Round adjudication panel.

REPERTOIRE (PRELIMINARY ROUND)

A. Piazzolla – TANGO ETUDE NO. 3 for solo Flute

and

J. Boismortier  — SUITE IN E MINOR for solo Flute, Op. 35, No. 1, Mvt. 1 (Prelude) and Mvt. 3 (Rondeau), from Six Suites for solo Flute [Schott edition].

IMPORTANT NOTE: This edition is for solo Flute ONLY.  Preliminary Round Audio Recordings MUST be flute alone (without accompaniment). 

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FINAL ROUND
FINAL ROUND PROCEDURES

1) The twelve (12) finalists will perform for the Final Round adjudicators on Friday March 3, 2023 at the Wells School of Music, West Chester University of Pennsylvania.

2) Finalists will receive information about local collaborative pianists, travel, and nearby hotels upon notification of advancing to the Finals. 

3) Because adjudication is anonymous, please do not announce publicly or via social media that you have advanced to the Final Round.

4) Finalists’ and Winners' names, photos, and bios will be posted on the FSGP website and social media pages on March 4, 2023. We encourage you to share the news once FSGP has made the announcement.

REPERTOIRE (FINAL ROUND)

J. Boismortier — SUITE IN E MINOR for solo Flute, Op. 35, No. 1, Mvt. 1 (Prelude) and Mvt. 3 (Rondeau), from Six Suites for solo Flute [Schott edition]. 

and

Finalist's choice of ONE of the following pieces performed in its entirety (with piano):

• P.  Gaubert – SUITE for flute and piano [Heugel/Leduc edition]

• P. Hindemith – SONATA for flute and piano

• W. Gieseking – SONATINE for flute and piano

• F. Poulenc – SONATA for flute and piano

Failure to meet any of the above deadlines or requirements may result in forfeiture.

Competition Entry Forms are only accessible to FSGP members. To enter this competition you must be a current FSGP member. Click here to join.  

Please direct any questions to Cindy Anne Broz, Competition Chair at competitions@philaflutesociety.org.



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