Lynn University Friends of the Conservatory of Music, a volunteer organization that raises funds to promote high-quality performance education for exceptionally talented young musicians, has elected three new members to its board of directors for a three-year term: Barbara Block, Jeannine Morris and Lewis Roth.
Marilyn Swillinger, the newly elected president of the group, will serve for a period of two years.
Established in 2003, the Friends of the Conservatory of Music has raised significant funds for annual and endowed student scholarships through annual donations and special events such as the Gingerbread Holiday Concert held at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. This year’s concert is set for Sunday, Dec. 9 at 3 p.m. Sponsorship tables of 10 and individual tickets are available. To order tickets, call (561) 237-9000.
One of the leading conservatories within a university environment, the Lynn Conservatory of Music admits a highly select group of gifted musicians from around the world to pursue rigorous solo, chamber and orchestral training, as well as a carefully crafted academic program of study that leads to the bachelor’s or master’s degrees in music, or a professional performance certificate. The distinguished faculty brings a wealth of experience and expertise to students who consistently earn the highest honors at international competitions and join leading orchestras and prominent faculties around the globe.
For more information on the Friends of the Conservatory or table sponsorships for the Gingerbread Holiday Concert, call (561) 237-7745.
Above: Barbara Block and Lewis Roth