Welcome to Texas Federation of Music Clubs!
Texas Federation of Music Clubs (TFMC) is affiliated with the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC). We have clubs and activities for adults (Seniors), Collegians, and kids (Juniors) as well as professional music teachers and social music lovers. Browse our website and explore the ways TFMC benefits local, state and national musical interests!
As a grassroots organization working in communities throughout our country, we provide musical opportunities for all ages: professional and amateur musicians, benefactors, volunteers, music lovers, music teachers, music students, and supportive parents.
Discover the many opportunities and activities in which our members participate: Festival programs, competitive events, community outreach, music education advocacy, socializing with musical friends in your community and much, much more.
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Broaden your musical experience! Share your talents and interests with like-minded members of TFMC. Explore our web site then find a club to join!
Membership in Texas Federation of Music Clubs gives you several options to get what you want from a music organization and an opportunity to give something back!
Federation members work to create a dynamic musical and cultural environment in their communities through education and sponsorship of musical events.
There are many ways to be involved:
Study and performance opportunities
Local community arts programs
Statewide Festivals for juniors and adults
Dance, poetry and other fine arts
Summer music camps
Music programs in universities and colleges
Music therapy and education programs
Legislation for music education, advocating high music standards
Opportunities for musicians with disabilities and visual impairments.
Sacred and inspirational music
November - American Music Month
May (1st week) - National Music Week
Contact any of our District or Club Presidents to find out about meetings near you.
To find out about festivals near you, contact a festival chairman or our TFMC State Junior Counselor.
Texas is one of five states in the South Central Region of the National Federation of Music Clubs supporting Opera in the Ozarks/Inspiration Point Fine Arts Colony (OIO/IPFAC). We raise funds for general operations and for scholarships to attend this nine-week opera camp designed for career-minded students.
Other states in the South Central Region include Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri.
Sara Grace Milam, a music therapy major at West Texas A&M University in Canyon, is the 2018 winner of the Leake J. Ward Music Therapy Scholarship of $1,000.
“I cannot remember a time that music has not been a major part of my life, and I cannot imagine a future in which music is no longer a part of my life. My motivation to seek a degree in Music Therapy stems from my personal experience, my passion for music and my desire to help others.”
Neidert Receives TFMC Distinguished Service Award
Cathy Neidert has chaired TFMC State Festivals plus the TFMC All State Festival for more than 20 years. She continues to chair the TFMC All State Festival. She has been a member of TFMC since performing her second-grade piano solo at a District VI Festival.
We thank Cathy for her lengthy and dedicated service to TFMC!