Auditions for the 35th Young
Artists Competition of the Friday Woodmere Music Club of Long Island will be
held Saturdays, March 10th - April 28th, 2018.
We are a non-profit group organized to develop and stimulate the talent
of our members and further musical culture in the community and
Meetings take place twice a month: one is for an informal workshop and one for a regular meeting/performance.
In addition, we sponsor a bi-annual Young Artist Competition to develop and encourage young aspiring musicians during a pivotal stage in their careers.
We have two categories of members:
A. Performing members: Have access to informal workshops to try out
works-in progress and perform once a year at a meeting/performance; host or
co-host one of our meetings. To fit this category, one must perform at an
informal workshop and be approved by the Board of Directors. The annual dues are
B. Associate members: Non-performers may attend our programs and
assume the same host or co-host responsibility as performing members. The annual
dues are $45.
The club was founded in 1913 by 5 women, each having a strong passion for
classical music. They were violinists, pianists and singers.
Since the founding
date, the club has grown to 50 members who meet in each others homes and in the
The club has established the Young Artist Competition which provides an
opportunity for young musicians. to be judged and awarded monetary prizes
Members' homes in the Metropolitan areas of N.Y.C. and the Hewlett-Woodmere Library, 1125 Broadway, Hewlett, NY