Illinois Flutists Shine at NFA Convention
The 2019 National Flute Association Convention in Salt Lake City, Utah soared skyward with University of Illinois flutists front and center and behind the scenes. Hosted and organized by Rebecca Johnson, Illinois 2010 alum and Easte
Flutist Pauline Jung Places 3rd in National Competition
Pauline Jung, MM 2017, recently placed 3rd in the National Flute Association's Young Artist Competition. As the world's most prestigious annually recurring competition for flute, Pauline excelled through three rounds of live auditions at the Minneapolis convention.
Illinois flutists Jenny Shin (DMA), and Dani Stevens (DMA) joined Pauline as 3 of the 15 quarterfinalists selected via recording.
Bravo to all for their significant accomplishments!
Illinois Flutists Garner Multiple Competition Awards
Flutists Jenny Shin (DMA), Dani Stevens (DMA), and Pauline Jung (MM) have been invited to compete in the quarterfinals of the National Flute Association Young Artist Competition. Held this year in Minneapolis, MN, and recognized as the most prestigious annually held competition for flute in the world, it is the United States' most elite solo competition for flute. These Illinois flutists represent 3 of the competition's 15 quarterfinal slots. Bravo to all on their achievements and good luck as they go against the world's best young talent!