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2024 Scholarship and Royalty Winners

Lynn Wilemon, State Chair PIANO Allen and Teresia Queen Sacred Music Piano Award - Sean Lane, Teacher: Teresia QueenAmerican Patriotic /Folk Song Award - Katelynn Beadle, Teacher: Teresia QueenEva Victoria Graham Award - Charlotte Yang, Teacher: Alice ZhaoMarlene...

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Sara Helen Moore Remembered

Sara Helen Moore, almost 98 years young passed away in Charlotte, September 3, 2020. She was born in Durham, NC, November 22, 1922.  Sara Helen served as president of Euterpe Music Club in Greensboro and as state president of NCFMC from 1984-86. She was a life member...

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NCFMC State Finals Scholarship Winners

Lynn Wilemon - State Chairman FIRST PLACE WINNERS PIANO Marlene Speece Clifford Memorial Award  Dennis Lin Margaret Norwood, Teacher Mary Davis Memorial Award Patrick Carter Lee Lanier, Teacher Josephine Bunch Sande Award Hannah Jen Connie Beach Hillard, Teacher...

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NCFMC Virtual State Finals Auditions

NCFMC President, Joel Adams and State Finals Chairman, Lynn Wilemon decided to try and save the State Finals Auditions in the aftermath of Covid-19 after receiving an email from noted cellist and teacher, Elizabeth Beilman of Raleigh, asking if students might be able...

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Dates for Area Festivals

The Area Festivals are listed alphabetically below for 2020. Please click on "Read More" to get the full, accurate list in a column.   Asheville               no date, no chairman Burlington             February 29 Charlotte               February 2 and 22...

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NCFMC Meeting in Charlotte

NCFMC held a postponed meeting in Charlotte on August 24, 2019 in the home of Lib Hughston. Appropriately, we met in Lib's spacious teaching studio with 2 grand pianos for later performances. Lib had the space organized with folding chairs and a table from which Joel...

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Ellis Piano Duo The Ellis Piano Duo, [known as The Happy Dog Duo] will perform in concert March 26, 2019 at 8 p.m. in the beautiful, historic Smedes Parlor on the campus of Saint Mary's School in Raleigh, NC.  The piano duo consists of Eric Tran and Nathan Cheung of...

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NCFMC Centennial Minutes, May 2017

May 19 – 20, 2017 is a date for the history books. It was the 100th birthday celebration of the North Carolina Federation of Music Clubs, which officially organized in March, 1917 in Charlotte, NC. The Downtown Holiday Inn, 320 Hillsborough Street in Raleigh, was the...

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May 19-20, 2017 Raleigh, NC - Holiday Inn Downtown  919-832-0501 Reserve rooms by April 19 @ $109 for King or 2 Queen beds and mention you are with the North Carolina Federation of Music Clubs.  May 3rd is the registration deadline. Schedule: May 19 PLEASE NOTE: The...

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April 20, 2024
UNCG Music Building, Greensboro
Lynn Wilemon, State Chair


May 11, 2024
Western Avenue Baptist Church
Statesville, NC
Lynn Wilemon, State Chair

Capital District Royalty Auditions

April 7, 2024
Hopper Piano Company - Raleigh
Zina Astrakhan, District Chair

Southern/Piedmont District Royalty Auditions

April 13, 2024
First Methodist Church - Hickory
Postmark Deadline March 22
Chad Leatherman, District Chair

Please note: the Piedmont and
Southern Royalty are combined
into a single District now.

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