2018 Scholarship recipient

Hannah Maranzatto

Naples Orchestra and Chorus is proud to present its “Ralph Stewart Scholarship” to Hanna Maranzatto, a graduating senior at Ida Baker High School. This scholarship was created to honor NOC’s founder Ralph Stewart and is awarded annually to talented youth performers as support for their future music and academic goals. Hanna has received a full scholarship to study music performance at James Madison University in Virginia. This esteemed school has an international reputation and NOC’s Artistic Director Max Rabinovitsj is particularly excited for Hanna opportunity to study at James Madison University, as he has taught at this prestigious institute.

Hanna has been second bassoonist with Naples Orchestra and Chorus for three years. She has performed with the Florida All State Band, Southwest Florida Youth Symphony, Naples Orchestra and Chorus, and the Bonita Springs Concert Band; she also plays baritone and euphonium touring with Heat Wave, the Colts, and the Boston Crusaders drum and bugle corps.