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2015 Winners’ Recital with the “Best of the Best”

(Select the performance from the “Playlist” drop-down menu on the top banner.)  The Winners’ Recital was held on April 25, 2015, at the Vanderbilt Presbyterian Church in Naples to a packed house of musician pupils, performers, parents, and patrons. One after another, all the First Place winners – both the Junior and Senior Divisions of the…

2015 Scholarship Competition Awardees are Announced

    The results of the 2015 Scholarship Competition held on April 10-11, 2015, have been tabulated. Congratulations to all the participants. And congratulations to the Scholarship Committee co-chaired  by Jan Grundeman and Flora Metrick for a job well done. Many of the participants will be performing at the April 25, 2015, Winner’ Recital to…

Musical Safari 2015 – Celebrating Our 50th Anniversary

(Photos by Helene Gaillet de Neergaard) The Musical Safari on Saturday, February 21, 2015, was an all day affair offering many musical opportunities to the public without charge – a musical petting zoo, music lessons, member performances, professional performances – as a way of celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Naples Music Club.   President…

The November 15, 2014, Members’ Recital was a Huge Success

Over 125 in attendance witnessed “A Romantic Interlude” with some great renditions of Master Composers during the first Naples Music Club’s Members’ Recital of the Season, held at the Vanderbilt Presbyterian Church in Naples. Examples from the Program are shown in the Playlist below (watch all 11):  

About Our Turiel Award Winner Misty Drake

Music has always been a passion for our 2014 Turiel Award Winner, Misty Drake, who feels that her early dedication to playing the violin (she began at age 3) ultimately formed the person she is today ­– one excited about music a vocation, whether she plays in an orchestra, chamber group or becomes a teacher.…