Welcome to the British Flute Society

The British Flute Society is Europe's oldest flute organisation and has a lot to offer its members. Pan, the Society's journal, is recognised world-wide as a highly informative and entertaining flute journal. Three times a year Pan brings you articles on all aspects of the flute and flute playing. It is the authoritative guide to the latest flute news, listings of concerts, courses and reviews of new music, books and recordings.

BFS Competitions 2019 - Wednesday 20th February at Regent Hall, London (Oxford Street, W1C). Applications have now closed. Click HERE for information about the competition day. 

BRAND NEW YouTube BFS channel: 50 fantastic videos to guide and inspire you! BFS would like to thank the Musician's Union for the production of these videos. Visit our channel HERE

The BFS's 2018 summer flute festival "Future Flute Fest" took place this August at St John's Smith Square, London. Visit our Facebook page for festival pictures. Click for festival programme.

Updated Data Protection Policy 2018: click HERE to view

BFS Competitions


Wednesday 20th February

Regent Hall, The Salvation Army, London (275 Oxford Street, W1C 2DJ),  9am-9pm

Performance times 

School Performer: 9.30-11.30am
Young Performer: 12.15-3pm
Young Artist: 4-9pm

(times may be subject to slight change on the day)

BFS Competitions 2018 - winners

Competitions 2018

We are delighted to announce the winners of the BFS 2018 Competitions that took place on Wednesday 14th February at Regent Hall, Salvation Army (275 Oxford Street, London W1C 2DJ):


BFS School Performer

1st Prize Winner: Lilly Smith

2nd Prize Winner: Patrick O'Regan

3rd Prize Winner: Josh Chong

Merit Medals: Erika Khederian and Daniel Pengelly

Special mention: Amelia Durdy

Click here for full information about the 2018 Competitions


BFS Young Performer

1st Prize Winner: Ruby Howells

2nd Prize Winner: Anna Rhodes

3rd Prize Winner: Daisy Noton

Merit Medals: Pooja Low, Cliodhna Scott

Click here for full information about the 2018 Competitions


BFS Young Artist

1st Prize Winner: Daniel Shao

2nd Prize Winner: Jagoda Krzeminska

3rd Prize Winner: Victoria Creighton

Special mentions: Hannah Foster, Megan Storer

Click here for full information about the 2018 Competitions