Category: MFGN News

Summer Scherzos – a Great Summer Treat!

Under the leadership of Rumy Wildner, the Summer Scherzos performance group has been very active with great music shared by all. Rumy comments, “I would like to thank Maurizio Nisita and Marilyn Stanhope for hosting these meetings and giving us the opportunity to get together and share our music. Our last meeting at Marilyn’s was…

In Memoriam: Suzanne de Clercq, Past President of the Naples Music Club

Suzanne de Clercq, Past-President of the Naples Music Club (1994-1997), passed on April 12th, 2018. She was born in Westminster, MD, to parents Alfred and Ethel De Long. She graduated from Wheaton College with majors in music and French. Suzanne had a dynamic musical career as a vocalist and floutist. She declined an offer from…

2018 Scholarship Winners’ Recital – a jaw-dropping wow !

The 2018 Scholarship Winners’ Recital was an astounding success (see photos here). Over $50,000 in scholarships was awarded to almost 70 musician students. The 1st place winners performed in front of an audience of more than 200 proud parents, teachers, family, and friends. In addition, the winner of the $3000 Hammes Musician Scholar Award (formerly…

MusicScores! is Featured in the Naples Daily News

  The Naples Music Club continues to be recognized as providing great education services to our community, regardless of ability to pay. Read about our outreach program, MusicScores!, in this online link to the Naples Daily News featured article.  And support us at our upcoming events: February 17 Members’ Recital, open to the public at no…

Members’ Recital November 18, 2017 – Magical!

The opening Program of the 2017-2018 Season of the Naples Music Club was a winner. With an audience of about 100 along with ten top performances by members of the Club, there was magic in the air. The theme- “A Musical Carnival” – brought out a wide range of music from the classics to the contemporary…