Individual Donors

Individual & Foundation Support

Savannah Music Festival (SMF) would like to thank the many individuals and foundations that support the festival and our suite of education and community outreach programs. Through the generous underwriting of our donors, the Savannah Music Festival has grown to be one of the southeast’s most anticipated cultural events of the year as well as a hub for hands-on music education and mentorship initiatives for more than 10,000 students and young musicians each season.

Savannah Music Festival donors enjoy a variety of perks such as access to premium reserved seats, discounted or complimentary tickets, invitations to exclusive donor parties, opportunities to meet festival artists, complimentary parking, and more!

For more information about making an outright or planned gift to Savannah Music Festival, please contact the SMF Development Department at 912.234.3378 ext. 106 or development@savannahmusicfestival.org.

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Concert Circle

FOUNDER

Bob Faircloth
Ron & Susan Whitaker*

DIAMOND

R. Scott & Meredith D. Belford in memory of Laura S. Devendorf
Chestnut Family Foundation*

Charles & Rosalie Morris
Thomas V. & Susan G. Reilly

PLATINUM

Dorothea & Tim Coy
Charles A. Frueauff Foundation*
Marla & Morris Geffen*
Dayle & Aaron Levy*
Vicki & Jerry McElreath*

Tom & Ruth McMullin
Wilson Morris
Shelby G. Schavoir
Robin & Sandy Stuart
Pamela & Peter Voss
May Wall & Walter Lynch*

GOLD

Curt & Libba Anderson
The Courtney Knight Gaines Foundation*
Joan & Jim Hunter*
David & Caroline Johnson
Robert M. & Diane v.S. Levy*

Jackie & Stephen Rabinowitz
Stephanie & Michael Reardon
Gail & Paul Wickes

SILVER

Walter G. Canipe Foundation, Inc.*
Willard & Jean Holland
Toby W. Hollenberg*

George & Ann Hubbs

Josh & Kelley Keller
Karen & Ted Kleisner
Dave Lake & Linda Wright
The Marjorie E. & B.H. Levy, Jr. Charitable Fund
Dave & Sylvaine Neises
Larry Pike in memory of Bonnie Pike
The Solomons Fund
Mr. & Mrs. John L. Tucker
Anne P. West*
Rhegan White-Clemm & Timothy Clemm
Harold & Peggy Yellin

BRONZE

Robin & Steve Allen
Beverly & Dale Bearden
Ira P. Berman & Helen A. Borrello
Kelley & Neil Berman
Mr. & Mrs. Daniel H. Bradley
Carole & Gene Brogdon
Byck-Rothschild Foundation, Inc.
Joel Canter
Joan & Gary Capen
Find Your Light Foundation*

Friends of the Savannah Music Festival
The Hodge Foundation*
The Hunter Foundation
Bill & Bev Jaques
Jill Kammermeyer & Robert Hochstetler
Bill & Becky Keightley
Richard K. Lane
Mrs. Robert O. Levitt
Joann McElravy

Ellen O’Bannon*
Roger & Rachel Page
Elizabeth C. Peeples
Regina & Rick Roney
Audrey Platt
Jacqueline & Ken Sirlin*
Marti & Austin Sullivan
The Sussman Family in memory of Seymour Sussman
Michael & Peggy Towson

Nina & Bill Weil

FESTIVAL SOCIETY

FESTIVAL INSIDERS

Anonymous • Dennis & Victoria Myers • Mrs. J.R. Paddison • Jack & Barbara McMaken • Diane & Ed Schmults • Ned & Mary Sommer • Doug & Lamar Webb

FESTIVAL FRIENDS

Anonymous • Ken Aaron • The Adler Family Foundation • Wells & Kathleen Anderson • Jamie & Brennan Arkins • The Hugh and Charlene Armstrong Family Charitable Fund • The Balthrop Family • Mr. & Mrs. Michael Barber in memory of Betty Anne & Frank Major • Melissa & Kelly Bouchillon • Kathryn & Michael Bryson • Harold Bulman • Malcolm & Julia Butler • Dr. Jessica F. Carter & Josh Carter • Cartledge Foundation • Mimi Cay • Jordan & Danny Chase • Bill & Doranne Coad • Ed & Joyce Conant • Peter Coy • D’Addario Foundation* •  Connie & Glen Darbyshire • H. Clark & Natalie Deriso • Mary & Patton Dugas • James & Jennifer Dwyer • Enterprise Holdings Foundation • Dr. M. M. Finn • Paula Fogarty • Jonathan Friedland • Annette & Stephen Friedman • Russell I. Fries in memory of Ann L. Fries • AM Goldkrand in honor of Dayle Levy • Peggy G. • Ann & Bert Hand • Mr. & Mrs. Robert L. Harrison • Laura & John Haslam • Holden & Caroline Hayes • T.J. & Shannon Hollis • Susan & David Johnson • Jane G. Kahn • Robert & Fran Kelly • Joseph & Mimi Krupp • Lake Champlain Chocolates • Betsy Lancaster • Stewart & Kelley Marshall • Robert & Laurel McCorkle • Jamie & Kendall McCurry • Nancy McGirr & David Goslin • Karen & Brian McKay • Linda & Tom McWhorter • Ted & Linda Moore • Mary R. Morrison • Bill & Jane Peterson • Mary E. Raines • Kacey & Billy Ray • Joyce Roché & Johnie Seals • Rosaleen R. Roxburgh • Barbara Ruddy • Tom Ryley & Hilary Robinson • Sara Sands • Carl & Barbara Sassano • Nancy & Carlton Sheets • Dr. & Mrs. Andrew T. Sheils, Jr. • Chris and Julie Sywassink • Ansley & Paul Threlkeld • Adrienne Tietz • Drew & Julie Wade • Brooke & Andrew Wilford • Cynthia Willett • Mrs. Lois C. Wooten • Bob & Vicky Young • Mr. & Mrs. David A. Young

AFICIONADOS

Margy Anderson • Anonymous* • Vic & Jean Bell • Mr. & Mrs. Dan Boone • The Brook Fund, Inc. • Daniel Cohen • Sheila Coy • William Darby & Mary Beth Winslow • John Davis Florist • John & Emma Derst Foundation • Mr. & Mrs. Ronald Eidell • Judie Feedham • Roger & Karen Foulkes • Georgia Music Foundation* • Skip & Peggy Gillenwater • Judith Glazer • Dr. Donna Graham & Dr. John Bryan • Ann Hanley • Cynthia Heil • Annie Holland • Tom & Becky Hutcherson • Sherry Jacobson & Gene Zuriff • Richards Jarden • Drs. Richard Leighton & Sylvia Fields • Dr. M. Ann Levett • Glen Lewis & John Wills • Trish McLeod • Sarah Meyer • Harry & Vanita Morgan • Mr. & Mrs. G. Ronald Morris • Ramon Norrod & David Pratt • Charles C. O’Brien • David & Jeanne Paddison • John Porter • Donald Powell • Allan & Arlene Ratner • Christine & Peter Rives • Candace Shabez • Dr. Alicia Shillington in memory of Bill Trautwein • Gail & Michael Siegel • Jordan & David Smith • Ron & Priscilla Stahl • Obby Tapley • Zelda Tenenbaum • Peter Thut • Ben & Lisa Van Dusen • Mr. & Mrs. Pendleton P. White

PATRONS

Scott & Christine Alexander • Alison Altman • Anonymous • Annie Archbold • Brad & Gail Beaman • Sion Bell in memory of Jan Bell • Anne R. and R. Harper Brown Foundation • Danita Branam • Joseph Buttner •  Mr. & Mrs. Peter Calder • John & Audrey Canarina • Marc Carignan & Christine Collins • Robin Chalmers • Barrie & Douglas Christman in memory of Bill Trautwein • Barry & Naomi Cohen • Phil Colt • The Critz Family Fund in memory of Jan Bell • Thomas & Mary Elizabeth Davidson • J.P. Dessel* • Mr. & Mrs. D. Devore • Kathleen Donohue & Mark Sanders • Jill Eaton • Carolyn & Robert Ernest • Mike & Julie Estvander • Frank Fekete • Anne & John Gardner • Chavon Gardner • Dr. Arnold & Mary Gellman •  William Gladden • Janice & James Gould • Sheila & Martin Grossman • Edward & Catherine Hahn • Peggy H. Harris • Steve & Jesse Hayden • Rhoda Herrold •  Edwin Hively • Neil R. Hughes • Edward D. Jones, III in memory of Ann Maynard Jones • Jennifer Jones • Sarah Jones • Steven Kaplan • Amy Keaton • Laura Keenan • Richard & Ruth Anne Lawson • Nancy Lazard • Connie & Steve Lyman • Paul Marecek • Katherine Martin • C. D. Mays • The John & Karin McCormick Fdtn, Inc. • Monica McGoldrick • Rebecca McGonigal • J Thomas Mikell • Sheila & Harvey Mills • Ashby & Annie Moncure • Biff & Jerry Montana • Susan Muscarella • Valeria & Clint Myers • Jere & Elizabeth Myers • Carol & Ali Nasr • Dr. Joeann Newman-Gibbs • Mechelle & Douglas Nobiletti • Walton Nussbaum • Jennifer & John O’Callaghan • Joann Peistrup • Caroline Cay Powell • Gail Powell-Johnson • Patrick & Mary Prokop • Mary & Vernon Rail • Brian & Catherine Renner • Rita C. Richey & Charles D. Elder • Brian Rickenbacker • Eileen Schroder • Jeffrey & Lila Scott • Jan & David Seeley • Nathaniel Sides • Hank Siegelson • Robert & Beverly Terry Charitable Fund in memory of Bill Trautwein • James Tully • Caroline Turner • Sandy & Steve Ummel • Jeffrey Vandersip • Tom Vollmuth • Stephen M. & Janet K. Wagner • Phil & Judy Walters • Alice & Howard Welt • James O. Westby • Kathryn White • Beatrice Ziaja-Henderson • Linda & Michael Zoller

 

*Partial or full education support

Last updated 09.08.2021