NFA 2021 - Competition Repertoire

 


QUICK LINKSYoung ArtistPiccolo ArtistHighschool SoloistJunior Soloist
 Convention PerformersMasterclass PerformersOrchestral Audition/MasterclassBaroque Flute Masterclass
 Professional Flute ChoirCollegiate Flute ChoirHigh School Flute Choir 

 

The National Flute Association holds 20 competitions to reward outstanding performers, composers, publishers, scholars, and entrepreneurs. Among these are 16 performance competitions to select outstanding flutists to perform at the NFA convention.

Repertoire for each category of the 2021 NFA Convention Competitions, to be held in Washington, DC, is listed below.

If no edition is listed then there is only one edition of the piece. If any edition is listed then any edition is permissible; we merely list our recommended edition. If a specific edition is listed then only that edition is acceptable.

 


 

Young Artist Competition

Recorded round repertoire:

Quarterfinal round repertoire:

Semifinal round repertoire:


Recorded RoundQuarterfinal RoundSemifinal Round


 

Piccolo Artist Competition

No repertoire in 2021; 2020's finals (performers' choices) will take place in 2021.

 


 

High School Soloist Competition

Recorded round repertoire:

Final round repertoire:

  • NFA commissioned work to be sent to finalists no later than June 1
  • Daniel S. Wood: Valse-Caprice
  • Francis Poulenc: Sonate

Recorded RoundFinal Round




Junior Soloist Competition

Recorded round repertoire:

Final round repertoire:

 

Recorded RoundFinal Round


Convention Performers Competition

 



Masterclass Performers Competition

 



Orchestral Audition and Masterclass Competition

In Orchestral Excerpts for Flute, Vol. 1:

  • Georges Bizet: Entr'acte from Carmen
  • Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8 in G Major
  • Claude Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

In Orchestral Excerpts for Flute, Vol. 2:

  • Richard Strauss: Don Juan

 




Baroque Flute Masterclass Competition

Recorded round repertoire:

Semifinal round repertoire:

 

Recorded RoundFinal Round


 



Professional Flute Choir Competition

Recorded round repertoire for all applicants:

Recorded round repertoire if applicant wishes to perform on piccolo, alto, bass, or contrabass:

 

C FlutePiccoloAlto FluteBass FluteContrabass Flute



 

Collegiate Flute Choir Competition

Recorded round repertoire for all applicants:

Recorded round repertoire if applicant wishes to perform on piccolo, alto, bass, or contrabass:

 

C FlutePiccoloAlto/Bass/Contrabass Flute



 

High School Flute Choir Competition

Recorded round repertoire for all applicants:

Recorded round repertoire if applicant wishes to perform on piccolo, alto, bass, or contrabass:

  • Piccolo - Gordon Jacob: The Pied Piper
  • Alto, Bass, and Contrabass - Excerpts from David Wilborn's Dance of the Sagin' Cajun, to be made available on the NFA website

 

C FlutePiccoloAlto, Bass, and Contrabass