For whom is the Students & Young talent category?
Are you a bachelor or master student or a young talent? Then register for this category (Dutch International Flute Competition). On average 55 flute students from 25 different countries participate in this category every year.

Finale 2018
The finale of the Students & Young talent category took place on April 20, 2018 during the 13th Adams Flute Festival in Ittervoort. These are the winners:

Young talent:
1. Vasilisa Kurakina (Russia)
2. Lukerya Mishneva (Russia)Daniil Rumiantsev
3. Sofia Morozova (Russia)
3. Yujia Dana Lin (China)
Bachelor students:
1. Daniil Rumiantsev (Russia)
2. Jagoda Kreminska (Poland)
3. Monika Kolska (Poland)
4. Ronja Macholdt (Germany)
Master students:
1. Ruth Pereira Medina (Venezuela)
2. Yi-Ju Lin (Taiwan)

Daniil Rumiantsev (see picture above) gained the most points and is the overall winner of this category. He has performed live in Opium, a programme on Dutch Classical Radio 4. You can listen to the broadcast here.

Preliminaries April 18 and 19, 2018: 
Christina Fassbender, Stephanie WinkerOlga Ivusheikova, Aldo BaertenCarlos Bruneel, Raymond Honing
Preliminaries young talent April 19, 2018:
Francien PostCarlo Jans, Johan Rijcken, Egbert Jan Louwerse
Finale April 20, 2018:

Anna Garzuly,
Christina FassbenderAldo BaertenCarlos Bruneel

Prizes category 1 and 2 (bachelor and master students)
The 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners in each category received a voucher of:
€ 2000,- respectively € 1000,- and € 500,- to be spent at Adams Muziekcentrale.
The overall prize winner also received a Powell Sonaré 705 flute.

The jury decided on the incentive prizes: free participation at (and provided by):
> International Flute Seminar Bruges, Belgium
> 30th Forum International for Flute and Piano in Diekirch, Luxembourg
Laureates were nominated to give a recital at:
> podia-klassiek, The Netherlands

Prizes category 3 (Young talent)
1st prize: Haynes voucher worth € 2000,-
2nd prize: Adams Voucher worth € 500,-
3rd prize: Adams Voucher worth € 250,-

Download documents (version Decembre 31, 2017)
Participants regulations
List of choice of compulsory works 2018 
Practical information
Practical information group accommodation
Route planner competiton location and group accommodation
Bus times (for free) from and to locations

Please read the additional information you receive by mail in advance!

Staying overnight
Staying overnight is possible in group accommodation the Bekerhof. This is a converted farmhouse with simple facilities. The costs are € 35,- per night. Breakfast and a simple hot meal are included, as well as the transfers to and from the competition location and railway station. When signing up, you can indicate the required nights. You can transfer this sum to IBAN: NL43 INGB 0688 8578 41 (BIC: INGBNL2A) in the name of M.Taherian, stating Bekerhof.
> The study rooms at the group accommodation are limited. You can use study rooms with and without piano at the competition location.
> A pillow case, mattress cover and blanket can be rented in the Bekerhof.
> Lunches are available at the competition location but are not included.