Shell Point Retirement Community is kicking off the Concerts & Conversations program of its 2017-2018 Concert Series with a performance by pianist Thomas Pandolfi at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 9 at the Grand Cypress Room at The Woodlands at Shell Point. As part of the Concerts & Conversations program, guests can enjoy fellowship and a dessert reception with Pandolfi following the concert. The event is open to the public, with tickets available for purchase online at or by phone at 239-454-2067.

An American pianist, Pandolfi is an exciting virtuoso enjoyed by audiences worldwide. Known for his passionate artistry and technique, his orchestral appearances often feature beloved masterpieces by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Liszt.

Pandolfi’s musical career includes past performances with European orchestras, such as the George Enescu Philharmonic and the Cluj Philharmonic of the Republic of Moldova. He has also performed with American symphony orchestras throughout the country. Pandolfi is a graduate of The Juilliard School in New York, where he earned both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees as a scholarship student.

About Shell Point Retirement Community           

Shell Point Retirement Community, founded in 1968, is a nonprofit continuing care retirement community located in Fort Myers, Florida. Shell Point offers independent retirement living, assisted living, and skilled nursing care for its 2,400 residents in an active, resort-style environment. Lifestyle amenities include deep-water boating access, six public restaurants, a championship 18-hole golf course, and many other recreational and educational activities. Learn more at or 1-800-780-1131.