We are grateful to our patrons, donors and subscribers for supporting our programming. Your contributions make it possible.
We gratefully acknowledge the generous supporters who have made the Autumn and Winter/Spring Close Encounters With Music Virtual Series possible. (Donations Since June 2020):
Richard and Nurit Amdur Anonymous (2) Rita Blitt Fund Arthur Chu and Jariya Wanapun Stanley Cohen and Carrie Chen Neil and Kathleen Chrisman Estate of Elizabeth Fontaine Michael L. Gordon Dr. Kevin and Hatice Morrissey Claudio and Penny Pincus Kenneth Stahl and Shirley Ripullone Harvey and Mary Struthers Reid and Laird White
Frederick W. and Candace Beinecke Malka and Eitan Evan Dr. Leslie Gold and John Spain David Grunberg Dan Grunberg Dr. Kevin and Hatice Morrissey Irene Schultz Marcie Setlow Delanne Stageman Beverley Zabriskie
SPONSORS and PATRONS :
Judith and Roy Aaron, Deborah and Charles Adelman, Robert and Geraldine Becker, Jamie and Ethan Berg and Gil Asher, Helene Berger, Sylvia Blau and Rabbi Samuel Kenner, Gisa Botbol, Charles and Charlotte Buchanan, Don and Maggie Buchwald, Drs. Mark Cannon and Marcia Levy, Mary and Robert Cohen, Sue and Arnold Cohen, Barbara J. Cooperman, Constance and Dr. Richard Culley, Betsy and Jonas Dovydenas, Joanne and Gerald Dreher, Bruce and Adele Fader, Marcia and Jess Fardella, Deborah and Richard Felder, James and Patricia Fingeroth, Anne Elizabeth Fontaine, Trevor and Denise Forbes, Lisa Fox-Martin, Audrey and Ralph Friedner, Lynne Galler and Hezzy Dattner, Dr. Magda Gabor-Hotchkiss, Marilyn Gerhard, William J. Glick and Nancy Squire, Lawrence Goetz, Barbara Greenberg, Edmund Grossman, Ellen and Scott Hand, Ruth and Hans Heuberger, Susan and Pavel Hillel, Beverly and Dave Hosokawa, Gordon and Carole Hyatt, Dr. Harold and Elaine Isaacson, Kenneth and Malinka Jackson, Johanna Janssen, Neil and Catherine Konstantin, Michele Levin and Dr. Thomas Naidich, Eric and Amala Levine, Mimi Lieber, Dr. Andrea Marks and David Warmflash, Betsey McKearnan, Rosemarie McManus, Dr. Fred Mensch, Annette and Michael Miller, Mary and Walter Miller, Sharon and Irving Picard, Karen D. Richards, Susan and Elihu Rose, Dorothy and Jerome I. Rosenberg, Anne Schnesel, Jeannine and Peter Schoeffer, Susan and Judd Shoval, Marilyn Shulklapper, Delanne Stageman, Ronnie and Allan Streichler, Jonathan Swartz, Garen and Stephen Tolkin, Edith Velmans, Dr. Helga Wall-Apelt, Malvina Wasserman, Dr. Harry and Eileen Weinstein, Jan and Laurie Werner, Michael Wise and Susan Pettee
American Endowment Foundation The T. Backer Fund Rita Blitt Fund Don and Maggie Buchwald Foundation The Fitzpatrick Trust Howard Gilman Foundation
Konstantin Family Foundation Massachusetts Cultural Council
May Family Foundation The Claudio and Penny Pincus Foundation The Prospect Hill Foundation The Susan and Elihu Rose Foundation Shoval Foundation Scone Foundation The Sorel Organization The Velmans Foundation, Inc. Jerome R. Zipkin Cultural Fund
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center Massachusetts Cultural Council Saint James Place The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home TurnPark Art Space WMHT-FM
Herrington’s Building Supplies Renaissance Investment Group The Barrington B & B Therese Wolfe, Principal | UHY Advisors NY, Inc.
Hans Heuberger (cover Art on the home page)
Audrey Adams, Marion F. Adler, Clara Aich, Lee Backer, Steve Bader, Christine Baldridge, Peter Bluhm, Helen and Gerard Bruder, Jerri Buehler, Harriet Bussel, Margaret Chapman, John and Sue Corcoran, Linda Cross, Adele Cukor, Lawrence Dail, Joan K. Davidson, Neisa DeWitt, Paula Farbman, Roz Forman, Gerda Friedman, Robin and Peter Goldberg, Eric Greenberg, Sharon Grubin and Deborah Lans, Jean Halloran, James Harris, Paul Herklotz, Chuck Houghton, Nanette Hucknall, Dr. Jeffrey Kochman, Stuart and Carol Kuller, Nancy and Norman Lipoff, Lee McClelland, Jack Millard and John Cooley, Emanuel Nadelman, Christopher Nye, Alice Radosh, Teresa Ribadeneyra, Faanya L. Rose, Margaret Rose, Amy K. White, Gary Schlesinger, Monica Sinclair, Ruth Smith, Jonathan Struthers, Jonathan Swartz, Liana Toscanini, Jane Troy, Joan Ury, Bik-Kee Vuong, Stephen A. Weisberg, Ann West, Roxann Steinberg Whitaker, Mara Winn, Jerome Yavarkovsky and Catherine Lowe, Robert Youdelman
High Peaks Festival
We gratefully acknowledge the generous supporters who are making the 2021 Berkshire High Peaks Festival possible (Donations since December 2020):
Anonymous, Donna Bernstein, Kathleen and Neil Chrisman, Arthur Chu and Jariya Wanapun, Kenneth Stahl and Shirley Rippulone, Irene Schultz.
Helene Berger, Dr. Leslie Gold and John Spain, Beverly and Dave Hosokawa, Victoria Miller, Kevin and Hatice Morrissey, Bernadette Dunham and Ray Petryshyn, Garen and Stephen Tolkin, Total Dollar Insurance, Ann M. West.
Colin Carr, Elizabeth and Matt Daniels, Catherine Dehoney, Patricia Engel, David Nickels, Judith M. Stehling and Edgar J. Ariza Nino, Kerry Wilkerson, Anzhe Zuo.
Donations to the Piano Scholarship, established in memory of beloved CEWM Board Member Elizabeth Fontaine: Elizabeth Buckholz, Neil and Kathleen Chrisman, Antonin Ciaccio, Carl and Nancy Ciaccio, Alison Engel, Anne Marie Fontaine, Amy Fontaine, Lizanne Fontaine.
Close Encounters With Music, Inc.
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