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Member Margot Prendergast – In Memoriam

We are sorry to inform our members that Margot Prendergast, member and supporter of the Naples Music Club passed away peacefully last Sunday, April 16, at the Glenview, where she resided, surrounded by  her family. Margot was a member of the Legato performing group; a talented  pianist with a wide repertoire, she recently enjoyed playing…

Music Master Classes Now at Manatee Middle School

The Naples Music Club’s Master Classes, part of our Outreach Programs, have started at Manatee Middle School in Collier County, thanks to the leadership of the music department. All middle school music teachers are invited to nominate their students to receive master class instruction with a professional musician.   The second year music students are nominated due…

In Memorium – Marilyn Scott, Member, Naples Music Club

  Marilyn Elizabeth Scott (Stephens) R.N., ARCT,  B.A., M.A. 1941-2016     It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the peaceful death of Marilyn Elizabeth Scott (Stephens) on September 26, 2016, at the age of 74. Marilyn, who died in Naples, Florida, with family by her side is survived by her children Andrew (Mindy),…

Summer Scherzo’s Performance Group Going Strong

On September 8, 2016, the Summer Scherzos performance group again provided a very successful musical experience for those attending and performing.         Rumy Wildner chaired the meeting and welcomed all to wonderful music program. There will be one more group performance in October.         Here are examples of the musical presentations followed…

The Club Receives the 2016 Human Needs Award from JFCC

The Naples Music Club is the recipient of the 2016 Human Needs Award from the Jewish Federation of Collier County “in recognition of your commitment to help children, in particular, to musically connect to the community fulfilling their artistic dreams through music education and performances.” The $2500 award will be used to further the Club’s…

The Florida Weekly honors the 2016 Scholarship Winners

The Florida Weekly highlighted the 2016 Naples Music Club Scholarship Winners along with other awardees. “The area’s finest young musicians delighted audience members at the Naples Music Club’s annual scholarship winners recital held recently at Vanderbilt Presbyterian Church. This year’s concert was dedicated to the memory of Richard Holmberg, a longtime supporter and a past…