Category: Scholarships

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…

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…

Alden Gatt, NMC 2006 Turiel Award Winner, to Perform This Sunday

In 2006 Alden Gatt won the distinguished Naples Music Club Turiel Award. Six months ago he participated in the Marilyn Horne Song Competition working with baritone Ben Dickerson, winning a stipend and concert tour. Naples now has the opportunity to hear them perform on Sunday, Feb 28, 2016 at 7:30pm at the Naples United Church…

#GivingTuesday 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016, is #GivingTuesday. We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity…

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,…