WELCOME to the Minnesota Federation of Music Clubs (MFMC). We are affiliated with the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC), an organization dedicated to the preservation and expansion of music.

Whether you are a music educator, performer, or have an appreciation for music, we have opportunities for you to become involved at the local and state level. When you become a member of the MFMC, you join more than 150,000 members in over 6,000 state and local groups nationwide.

Members gain access to opportunities for personal growth and development. Music teachers discover information for students about scholarship opportunities, auditions, and Festivals. Performers find outlets for their creativity. Music lovers find opportunities to enjoy the performances of musicians in their communities, the State of Minnesota, and the nation. We hope you will become a member today.

Membership Info • MFMC

JOIN the Minnesota Federation of Music Clubs (MFMC) by contacting
Nancy Fisher, MFMC President — or
Cara Caravetta Membership Chair.

Membership Info • NFMC (National)

If you wish to become a member of the National Federation, and subscribe to its magazines, receive literature, or make a tax-exempt contribution, contact NFMC in the following ways:

1) Write to National Federation of Music Clubs, 1336 N. Delaware St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2481, or

2) Contact the NFMC by visiting the website —

Since its founding in 1898, the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC) has grown into one of the world’s largest philanthropic, non-profit music organizations in the world. Its memberships of almost 200,000 consist of Junior, Student, and Adult clubs, and individual members. NFMC is one of only two music organizations chartered by the United States Congress and is the only music organization member of the United Nations.

Dedicated to finding and encoring young musical talent, the Federation conducts annual Festivals with more than 117,000 participants. NFMC offers more than $750,000 in competition and award prizes on the local, state, and national levels. The Biennial Young Artist and Ellis Duo-Pianists competitions offer $50,000 in awards along with two years of performance bookings. Additional competitions are sponsored by the Federation in a wide range of categories including voice, instrumental music, composition, dance, conducting, physically challenged, visually impaired, and music therapy. NFMC also provides over 40 annual and biennial awards for students who want to attend Summer Music Centers.