SCHOLARSHIP Award Ceremony and Concert + Community Update
Anne Nagosky, Christi Zuniga and Mathew Murray performing at the scholarship reception.
On May 28, 2023, FLC hosted an intimate celebration honoring two exceptional musicians. A huge congratulations to Mathew Murray and Taryn Geiger on their accomplishments this season!
SCHOLARSHIP Award Winner- This years outstanding musical student-artist was Mathew Murrary. He will receive one year of tuition for the private teacher of their choice from the FLC and the SEAK Foundation, Inc; a recording of the performance at the scholarship reception, and digital or hard copies of photos from the performance.
Instrument Grant Award Winner- Congratulations Taryn Geiger! Our outstanding musical artist single performance grant award winner has been loaned FLC's own Jordan Hess 2020 violin for one year. Additionally Taryn will receive a FLC performance, a performance recording, and professional photo shoot to help boost the artist's CV and portfolio. Our website and social media will also showcase Taryn and her huge milestone, congrats!
FLC's featuredcommunity partner The Local Art Plug (LAP) won Midlands African Chamber's Pitch Black Competition and the community investors pitch for a total of $15,000! Congratulations to LAP as this month's featured partner. LAP recently hosted its monthly Creatives & Coffees on Saturday, March 25, 2023.
“DAMAGE HOUR!! With Nate and Howard" at FLC by The Local Art Plug
Sarah E. Gray Restoration of Violins, Violas, and Cellos, LLC is rebranding to The Flatiron Luthier, LLC. Stay tuned for the formal grand re-opening and giveaways following the shop's participation in the OCMS concert series and programs. The newly revised website, luthieromaha.com, is now live. We are still maintaining sarahgrayrestoration.com.
FLC's community partner MUJERES de MÚSICA just finished their Mexico trip in Juarez, Delicias, and Chihuahua. FLC is proud to feature MUJERES de MÚSICA: Mexico to McCook Concert sponsored by the Omaha Public Schools Foundation and Omaha Chamber Music Society and FLC. This concert is free to attend and will feature Jazz, Mexican songs, and operatic arias.
“Mexico to McCook Concert " at FLC by MUJERES de MÚSICA
July 14, 2023
Opening at 7:30 PM.
Please RSVP below for more information.
There is an additional Thursday, July 13, 4-6 pm vocal master class at Bluestem Middle School.
FLC's community partner Drunken Fiddles with the help of The Wires String Duo will be teaching the fundamentals at Drunken Fiddles' weekend workshop on July 21–22 ,2023. Learn two violin tunes! Workshops are enjoyable and easygoing. No musical experience required!
“Drunken Fiddles " at FLC by The Wires String Duo
July 21-22, 2023
Concert on July 22, 2023 is free and open to the public. There is a fee for the weekend workshop. Please RSVP below for more information.
The violin makers of Nebraska are having a reunion show, including our Co-op members: Marilyn Wallin, Violins of Omaha, LLC; Dirk Henry Violins; Amesquita Violins, Inc.; Sarah E. Gray Restoration; and The Flatiron Luthier.
"First Friday Fiddle Tasting: A Reunion of Nebraska Violin Makers, the Event Hosted at The FLC by Marilyn Wallin."