44th Scholarship Winners

The Anderson String Quartet – Quarterfinalists in the 2014 International Fischoff Competition

Did you know we have a prize-winning string quartet here in Naples? It’s the Anderson String Quartet, comprised of principal players from the Naples Youth Philharmonic who are also current and past prize winners of our Club’s Scholarship Competition. They recently return from the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, where they competed,…

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.…

44th Annual Scholarship Winners’ Recital – April 26, 2014

The audience was treated to musical presentations by the First Place winners of the Competition in the various instrumental catagories. The level of performance was extraordinarily high. The musicians were deservedly given a standing ovation. Below is the program with samples of the performances. Program Welcome Aaron Stewart from Naples Music Club on Vimeo. Romanze…

Video Samples from our 2014 Scholarship Winners’ Recital

  The audience was treated to musical presentations by the First Place winners of the Competition in the various instrumental catagories. The level of performance was extraordinarily high. The musicians were deservedly given a standing ovation. Below is the program with samples of the performances. Program Welcome Aaron Stewart from Naples Music Club on Vimeo.…

2014 Scholarship Winners’ Recital

 (Click here for video samples of the Winners’ Recital)   Always a popular event appealing to the area’s musical community, the Naples Music Club’s 2014 Annual Winners’ Recital was held Saturday, April 2, at First United Methodist Church in Naples. Performing before a large, appreciative audience were the Anderson String Quartet, comprised of past and…

List of Winners of our 2014 Scholarship Competition

(Click here to learn about the Competition and to  see videos from the Winners’ Recital) SENIOR WINNERS BRASS 1st Place Sean Gorman, Trumpet Senior, Student of Steve DeLadurantey 2nd Place Valerie Fowski, French horn Junior, Student of Kirsten Bendixen Mahoney 3rd Place Christopher Danz, Trumpet Senior, Student of Matthew Sonneborn Honorable Mention William Parker, French…