Flute Society of South Australia – 2018 Events

 

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

When: Tuesday, February 13, 7-30 pm

Venue: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley.

TUTTI FLUTTI – FLUTE PERFORMANCE AFTERNOON (May)

When: Sunday, May 20, 3-5 pm

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley

Admission: gold coin donation.

Come along for a relaxed afternoon of flute performances.

A scrumptious afternoon tea will be provided.

See the information page and application inserted in South Australian Flute News or download from http://saflutesociety.org/.

Second Tutti Flutti – Sunday, September 9, 3-5 pm

Enquiries: Please e-mail events@flutesocietyofsa.org

 

DAVID CUBBIN MEMORIAL COMPETITIONS

The David Cubbin Memorial Prize has been given a new title and expanded into two sections for 2018.

When: Wednesday, June 6

Time: TBA

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley, late afternoon/evening

Admission: gold coin donation.

SECONDARY SECTION: open to secondary student flautists aged 16 years and above on Wednesday May 23.

Time limit: approximately 8-10 minutes.

Adjudicator: TBA

Entry fee : $20.

First Prize                  $150

Second Prize             $50

Own choice of contrasting works.

Time limit: 8-11 minutes.

SENIOR SECTION: open to non-professional flautists aged between 18 years and 30 years of age on Wednesday May 23.

Adjudicator: TBA

Entry fee: $30.

First Prize                  $300

Second Prize             $100

Own choice of contrasting works.

Time limit: approximately 8-10 minutes.

Closing date: TBA

Brochure and entry for will be made available closer to the date.

Enquiries:        Ph. 8333-0665 or e-mail events@flutesocietyofsa.org

 

ADULT AMATEURS FLUTE ENSEMBLE AFTERNOON

When: Sunday, June 24, 2-4 pm

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley

Directors: Samantha Hennessy and Karen Fletcher

Further details regarding the program will be available closer to the date.

Enquiries: E-mail Amy Johansen at events@flutesocietyofsa.org

Brochure and registration form will be available here and via the South Australian Flute News closer to the date.

 

FABULOUS FLUTE FUN DAY

When: Sunday, August 19, afternoon

Where: St Andrew’s School Performing Arts Centre, 22 Smith Street, Walkerville.

Director: Sabine Daniels

This will be another day of fun and excitement for young flautists.  So, note the date!!

The brochure / entry form will be inserted in the May South Australian Flute News or will be available for download from http://saflutesociety.org/ closer to the date.

Enquiries: E-mail events@flutesocietyofsa.org

 

TUTTI FLUTTI – FLUTE PERFORMANCE AFTERNOON (September)

When: Sunday, September 9, 3-5 pm

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley

Admission: gold coin donation.

Come along for a relaxed afternoon of flute performances.

A scrumptious afternoon tea will be provided.

See the information page and application inserted in South Australian Flute News or download from http://saflutesociety.org/.

Enquiries: Please e-mail events@flutesocietyofsa.org

 

 

CAROLYN WHITE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 2018

When: Sunday, October 21, 2-00 pm

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley

Admission: gold coin donation.

Adjudicator: TBA

The Carolyn White Memorial Scholarship is for young flautists aged fifteen years or under on January 1, 2018.  It provides them with the opportunity to prepare and perform works and to compete for cash prizes which may be used for tuition expenses or towards the cost of a new instrument or new music.

Entrants are required to perform the following on a C Concert Flute:

Own choice pieces, time limit is 8 minutes; no set piece.

The Carolyn White Memorial Scholarship will consist of two prizes:

First Prize                    $250

Second Prize               $100 (donated by Elizabeth Koch AM)

Brochure and entry form will be made available closer to the date, as will further information regarding set pieces.

Enquiries: E-mail events@flutesocietyofsa.org

 

ADELAIDE EISTEDDFOD FLUTE AND WOODWIND DIVISIONS 2018

When: August 10-13.

Venues: Salvation Army Citadel 55 George Street, Norwood and Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley.

Adjudicators: Lisa Gill, Tim Nott and Sabine Daniels

Entries for the 2018 Adelaide Eisteddfod will be electronic.  To enter the Adelaide Eisteddfod, visit Stardom at https://www.stardom.com.au/ and look for ‘Adelaide Eisteddfod’ under ‘Participating Eisteddfods’.  It is envisaged that entries will open in early February 2018, but it would be helpful to check out the Stardom website in advance.  Entries will close on April 13.  No late entries will be accepted.

 

Please download, complete and print the ‘APRA/AMCOS Copyright Declaration Form’ at http://apraamcos.com.au/media/5685/educational-licensing-copyright-declaration-form.pdf

Enquiries: E-mail events@flutesocietyofsa.org

 

DAVID CUBBIN MEMORIAL FUND FOR 2018

Grants are available to assist young Australian flautists attend a Flute Festival or Flute Event during 2017.  Please send a letter requesting financial assistance to David Cubbin Memorial Fund, C/- Robert Brown, PO Box 3228, Norwood, SA 5067 by Tuesday, May 1, 2018.  Please include your contact information – postal address, telephone number, e-mail address.  Applicants are required to provide a supporting letter from their teacher.

Adelaide Eisteddfod – THIS WEEKEND!!

ADELAIDE EISTEDDFOD FLUTE AND WOODWIND DIVISIONS 2017

When: August 11-13.

Venues: Salvation Army Citadel, 55 George Street, Norwood and Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley.

Adjudicators: Neil Fisenden (flute); Tim Nott (Woodwind)

More details HERE!

Online membership application now available!

The Flute Society of South Australia is pleased to announce that you can now join our membership base ONLINE! Yes, you read correctly – this is one of our big steps in trying to drag our lovely little community into the 21st century, and make things a little easier for you folks.

You can discover the wonderful benefits of membership AND join us via our membership page here.

We are currently transitioning from our old web address of saflutesociety.org to this one, so please be patient with content development and move to this new home of ours.

Kind regards,

The Flute Society of SA

Carolyn White Memorial Scholarship

CAROLYN WHITE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 2017

When: Sunday October 22nd

Where: Unley Uniting Church, 187 Unley Road, Unley

Admission: gold coin donation.

Adjudicator: Lisa Gill

The Carolyn White Memorial Scholarship is for young flautists aged fifteen years or under on January 1, 2017. It provides them with the opportunity to prepare and perform works and to compete for cash prizes which may be used for tuition expenses or towards the cost of a new instrument or new music.

Entrants are required to perform the following on a C Concert Flute:

a) Set piece: Les Plaisirs from Suite in A minor, Telemann (Peters or any recognised edition)

b) Own choice piece, time limit is 6 minutes

The Carolyn White Memorial Scholarship will consist of two prizes:

First Prize $250

Second Prize $100 (donated by Elizabeth Koch AM)

Closing date: Friday September 22nd

Enquiries: Ph. 8333-0665

Please download, complete and print the ‘APRA/AMCOS Copyright Declaration Form’ at http://apraamcos.com.au/media/5685/educational-licensing-copyright-declaration-form.pdf

Carolyn White Scholarship Brochure

Carolyn White Scholarship Application Form

NB: The Flute Society of South Australia’s Committee reserves the right to cancel the Carolyn White Memorial Scholarship if there are less than six entries.

We are moving in (soon)!

Welcome! This is the soon-to-be new web home of The Flute Society of South Australia. We’re looking forward to many great developments, including the implementation of an on-line membership form that will have you all rushing to join us with a few easy key strokes. You can find out all about what we do and the benefits of membership here in the near future, and until then….

… you can find all you need to know at our old address here.

Keep your eyes peeled and we hope to see you again soon.

Kind regards,

The Flute Society of South Australia