Florida Federation of Music Clubs

Bay Ridge District

The Bay Ridge district includes the following cities: Tampa, Lake Wales, Lakeland, Wauchula and Winter Haven. Geographically we extend from Tampa in the North all the way to Wauchula in the South. There are five Senior Clubs and three Junior Festival sites. For further information contact officers and festival chairs listed below:


President Joshua Sussman
Vice President Cecilia Laude
Secretary Sybil Catala
Treasurer Marilyn Fisher

Senior Clubs

Concert Club
President Kim Capsas
Treasurer Kim Capsas

Friday Morning Musicale (Tampa)
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President Margaret Prosser
1st Vice President Ivanka Stefanov
2nd Vice President Yvonne March
3rd Vice President Patricia Handly
Recording Secretary Linda Denison
Corresponding Secretary Dawn Headland
Treasurer Kim Michel
Director-at-Large Dr. Jerome Lowe

Lake Wales Music Club

Lowe's Senior Music Club
President Dr. Jerome Lowe
Treasurer Dr. Jerome Lowe

The Tuesday Music Club (Lakeland)
President Judy McLaurin
1st Vice President Becky Chandler
2nd Vice President Betty Page
Recording Secretary Beverly Springer
Corresponding Secretary Patricia Martin
Treasurer Jean Harkins

Wednesday Musicale (Wauchula)
President Dr. Sylvia Collins
Vice President Mernie Strickland
Secretary Louise Gantt
Treasurer Ray Gill

NFMC Festival Information

Lakeland Area
2018 Festival Date:

To be announced

Lakeland Christian School
1111 Forest Park Street
Lakeland, FL 33803

Deadline for submitting applications: December 1, 2016

Transfer form (JR 3-1) due by December 1
Festival Chair Lorraine Latham
Federation Cup Chair Virginia James

Tampa Area
2018 Festival Dates

Feb. 10 - Concerto

Feb. 11 - Conflict

Feb. 17 - Piano/Ensemble

Feb. 25 - Strings

Hillsborough Community College
Ybor Campus
2112 N. 15th ST
Tampa, FL 33605

Deadline for submitting applications:
December 1, 2017

Transfer form (JR 3-1) due by December 1
Executive Committee Marina Karamysheva , Linda Goetz, Ivanka Stefanov and Emi Stefanov
Contact Person Ivanka Stefanov
Federation Cup Chair Anne Pray

Winter Haven Area
2018 Festival Date:

February 10

North Ridge Church
2250 State Road 17 So.
Haines City, FL 33844

Deadline for submitting applications: December 1

Transfer forms (JR 3-1) due by December 1
Festival Chair Satoko Masaki
Federation Cup Chair Virginia James
(Updated: Monday, November 6, 2017)