The International Fürstenau Flute Competition will be held for the first time in Münster, Westphalia, in 2023. The competition is named after the composer, virtuoso and flutist Anton Bernhard Fürstenau born 1792 in Münster. Flutists between 17 and 30 years of age from all over the world can take part in the competition.
With the IFFC, the GWK and the Münster University of Music in cooperation with the Münster Symphony Orchestra and renowned jurors, want to support highly talented young flutists on their way to an international career.
The winner of the first prize will be awarded 10,000 € and 3 honored chamber concerts. The runner-up receives 7,000 €, and third place 5,000 €.
The competition will take place from September 25-30, 2023 at the Musikhochschule Münster.
Deadline for applications is Sunday, April 30, 2023.
A PDF of the competition poster for printout or internet use (mail, homepage) is attached.
Please forward this information to suitable applicants.
With sincere thanks and kind regards,
Dr. Susanne Schulte Prof. Eyal Ein-Habar Prof. Stephan Froleyks
GWK Musikhochschule Münster Musikhochschule Münster
IFFC-International Fürstenau Flute Competition
c/o GWK-Gesellschaft für Westfälische Kulturarbeit
Tel: +49 (0)251 591-3041