Overview

 

The application for the 38th Annual Pappoutsakis Competition is located at the end of this page. We invite you to contact admin@pappoutsakis.org with any questions or concerns, and we will reply to you as soon as possible.

Prizes

First Prize Winner
(The James Pappoutsakis Memorial Prize)

  • $2000 Cash Award
  • Special Handmade Headjoint by Flutemaker, Jonathon Landell (Former Pappoutsakis Student)
  • Eight hours of studio recording time at Futura Productions with Grammy-nominated engineer John Weston
  • Gift Certificate from Flute FX for Clean, Oil, Adjust (a $395 value)
  • Gift Certificate from Local Music Retailer
  • Public Recital Performance at Jordan Hall in September following the Finalist Competition for the Fenwick Smith Tribute Concert 

Second Prize Winner
(The William H. Grass Memorial Prize)

  • $1000 Cash Award
  • Three hours of studio recording time at Futura Productions with Grammy-nominated engineer John Weston
  • Gift Certificate from Local Music Retailer

Remaining Finalists

  • Gift Certificate from Local Music Retailer

Eligibility

Open to any flutist enrolled in a degree program and studying flute at one of the following schools during the Fall semester of that Competition cycle:

  • Berklee College of Music
  • Boston Conservatory at Berklee
  • Boston University
  • Longy School of Music
  • New England Conservatory of Music

     

Preliminary Round:

Screened Audition
Sunday, November 12, 2017
New England Conservatory

Repertoire:

  • Quatorze Etudes-Arabesques, No.7 by E. Bozza
    •  Alphonse Leduc (AH.AL22830)
  • Il “Non plus ultra” del Flautista Op.34, No.14 by L. de Lorenzo
    •  Zimmermann, ZM 10010

 

Final Round:

Public Competition
Sunday, January 28, 2018
New England Conservatory

Repertoire:

  • Flute Quartet No. 1 in D major for flute and piano - D major KV 285 by W.A. Mozart
    • Universal Edition
  •  Aria for flute and piano, Op. 48, No.1 by E. Dohnányi
    • Associated Music Publishers Inc. New York
  • 1st Movement, Flute Concerto by J. Ibert
    •  Alphonse Leduc

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE - OCTOBER 31ST

 

Repertoire Available for Purchase at:

Music Espresso  (617.424.9322)  |  Yesterday Service Sheet Music (800.863.5150) | Flutistry Boston (617.519.8966)


Step 1 of 2: Application

Step 2 of 2: Payment

This application will not be considered complete until the non-refundable application fee of $50 has been received.  Payment may be submitted via either method below:

Option 1:  PayPal


Option 2: Check

Payable to:
The James Pappoutsakis Memorial Fund

Mail to:

Ona Jonaityte

44 Burroughs Street

Jamaica Plain, MA 02130