The Austin Flute Society
2021 Young Artist Competition: Collegiate Division
Cash prizes of $500, $300, and $200
Eligibility, Repertoire & Application Instructions
The 2nd Annual Collegiate Division of the YAC is open to students currently enrolled full time at a university. Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible. All applicants must be members of the Austin Flute Society at the time of application.
To be considered, flutists must complete the online application and submit an audio recording of each of the required preliminary-round pieces and submit the completed application at www.austinflutesociety.org OR send all materials through email to by February 1. The online application includes a fee of $55.
Preliminary-round recordings should be submitted as mp3 audio files should not contain any identifiable information in the recording, but they should be labeled with your first initial and last name followed by the composer’s last name (Ex: JSmithMarais).
Please contact Hilary Janysek at AustinYAC2021@gmail.com with any questions about submission.
YAC 2021 Collegiate Application and Rules
Preliminary Round Repertoire (Recorded)
1. Les Folies d’Espagne for solo flute by Marin Marais, Theme and 4 Variations of choice (Barenreiter Edition)
2. Air for solo flute by Toru Takemitsu.
Deadline for the preliminary recorded round (audio) is February 1, 2021.
At the conclusion of the final round, three winners will be announced. Cash prizes of $500, $300, and $200 will be awarded to the top three performers. Previous prize winners are not eligible to participate.