Category: Featured post

Our MusicScores! Outreach Program Featured in the Naples Daily News

“Teaching music early on ……helps them to learn ” is the theme of the article appearing in the December 25, 2015 edition of Community Citizen in the Naples Daily News highlighting the success of one of our major Outreach Programs. Our member and Music Scores Program Director Judy Evans is quoted saying “It is a known…

Member Judy Evans Receives the 2016 Stars in the Arts Award

Six individuals and organizations have won The United Arts Council of Collier County 2016 Stars in the Arts awards. The Stars awards reward leadership in the arts, with nominations from the public and judging by past Stars winners.The United Arts Council introduced the Stars in the Arts program 10 years ago to recognize individuals and…

Summer Scherzo Performance Group Meets Again During the Hot Summer

Our September meeting took place at Jeannette Boucher’s and as always we had a wonderful time. Cindy Quehl represented the wind instruments with her beautiful flute playing, accompanied on the piano by Norma Farmilo.  Stuart Warshauer, violin, and Eddie Brennan, viola, represented the strings. The piano duets also dominated the scene this time with Joan Tischler…

Alden Gatt, 2009 Turiel Winner, Featured in Naples Daily News

Alden Gatt is in the news again ! Today’s Naples Daily News has a Neapolitan front page article on a recent award he received from his participation in the Marilyn Horne Song Competition – a paid, three-city tour working with an aspiring baritone, Ben Dickerson. Plus a $3000 stipend and concerts in New York, Dallas,…

Tatum Shellenberger Wins the 2015 Turiel Award.

At the Grand Finale to the CAPA Rising Star Series held on May 1, 2015, the Naples Music Scholarship Winners competed for the $3000 Turiel Award. Jeremy Brachle, clarinet, played Clarinet Concerto No. 2 by Carl Maria von Weber; Valerie Fowski, French Horn,  played the Horn Concerto in C-minor by Franz Strauss; and Tatum Shellenberger,…