The 2020 Alto Flute Competition will consist of two rounds. The first round will be a recording to be sent via mp3 or 4 or dropbox to the Competition Coordinator who will send the recording or links to recordings to a panel of judges. Six finalists will be selected to perform live at the Japan Festival in March 2020. Three winners will be selected to receive the prize money. The finalists will be notified approximately November 1st 2019 to prepare for the final round.
The entry fee is 10,000 yen. Payment will be via Paypal. First prize is 150,000 yen, second prize is 100,000 yen, third prize is 50,000 yen. Winners will be paid in cash at the festival.
Dr. Chris Potter is the Competition Coordinator. She will be determining the repertoire for both rounds and will have that list available by March 1st, 2019.