The RAFA Artist Competition was created to provide advanced flutists ages 17 and above an opportunity to compete on a worldwide level.
Six semi-finalists chosen from the recorded preliminary round will perform for a panel of judges and the general public on Friday, November 10, 2023.
Up to 3 finalists will be selected to perform for a panel of judges and the Flute Fair audience on Saturday, November 11.
- The first place winner will receive a cash prize of $1000 and will be invited to perform at an event during the Raleigh Area Flute Association’s 2024-2025 season.
- The second place winner will receive a cash prize of $500.
- The third place winner will receive a cash prize of $250.
Preliminary recorded round repertoire:
- G.P. Telemann: Fantasia No. 6 in D Minor
- J. Ibert: Pièce pour flûte seule
Electronic submission deadline: 11:59 p.m., Saturday, September 16
Semi-final round: November 10, 6:30 p.m.
Final round: November 11 (during the RAFA Flute Fair)
2023 RAFA Artist Competition official rules
2023 RAFA Artist Competition PDF flyer
For more information, contact Kelly Nivison, Artist Competition Coordinator
Registration will open on August 15, 2023.