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Our Supporters

We honor the late Richard B. Fisher for his generosity and leadership in building and supporting this superb center that bears his name by offering outstanding arts experiences. We recognize and thank the following individuals, corporations, and foundations that share Dick’s and our belief in presenting and creating art for the enrichment of society. Help us sustain the Fisher Center and ensure that the performing arts are a part of our lives. We encourage and need you to join our growing list of donors.
Major support for the Fisher Center and Bard Music Festival Programs has been provided by the following individuals, corporations and foundations.  Thank you for your generosity and partnership in presenting extraordinary performing arts programming in the Hudson Valley.

Fisher Center programs are made possible in part by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

NEA                    NYSCA

Donors to the Fisher Center

Leadership Support
Arthur F. and Alice E. Adams
     Charitable Foundation
Carolyn Marks Blackwood and
     Gregory H. Quinn
The Educational Foundation
     of America
Jeanne Donovan Fisher
Alan H. and Judith Fishman
Jay Franke and David Herro
S. Asher Gelman ’06 and
​​​​​​​     Mati Bardosh Gelman
Rebecca Gold and
​​​​​​​     Nathan M. Milikowsky
The HF Foundation
Barbara and Sven Huseby
March Forth Foundation
Millbrook Tribute Garden
Anthony Napoli
New York State Council on the Arts
Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Denise S. Simon and
​​​​​​​     Paulo Vieiradacunha
Martin and Toni Sosnoff
Felicitas S. Thorne

Golden Circle
Henry L. Kimelman Family Foundation
Donald and Gay Kimelman
Nancy and Edwin Marks
​​​​​​​     Family Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
T. S. Eliot Foundation

Anne Donovan Bodnar and
     James L. Bodnar
Terence C. Boylan ’70 and
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​     Illiana van Meeteren
Dionis Fund of ​​​Berkshire Taconic
​​​​​​​     Community Foundation
The Ettinger Foundation
Stefano Ferrari
Jana Foundation
Prof. Nancy S. Leonard and
​​​​​​​     Dr. Lawrence Kramer
Lucille Lortel Foundation
New England Foundation for the Arts
Amanda J. Rubin
Alan Seget
Sarah and David Stack
Thendara Foundation

Carol and Harvey Berman
Gary DiMauro and Kathryn Windley
Thomas and Bryanne Hamill
Arnold Iovinella Jr. and
​​​​​​​     William Bozzetto
Paul and Lynn Knight
Lazard Asset Management
MAP Fund
Martha Patricof
Ted Ruthizer and Jane Denkensohn
Sarah and Howard Solomon

The Dates Fund of the
     Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Curtis DeVito and Dennis Wedlick
James Gillson
Beth Jones and Susan Simon
Gideon Lester and Tom Sellar
Robert A. Meister
Liza Parker and Frank Migliorelli
​​​​​​​Ruth E. Migliorelli
Samuel and Ellen Phelan
Myrna B. Sameth
David Schulz
Gail Shneyer and
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​     Abraham Nussbaum, MD

Donors to the Bard Music Festival

Leadership Support
Kathleen Vuillet Augustine
Bettina Baruch Foundation
Robert C. Edmonds ’68
Estate of Clyde Talmadge Gatlin
Jane W. Nuhn Charitable Trust
Felicitas S. Thorne
Millie and Robert Wise

Golden Circle
Helen and Roger Alcaly
Jeanne Donovan Fisher
Dr. Barbara Kenner
Denise S. Simon and Paulo Vieiradacunha

The Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation
     in honor of Stuart Stritzler-Levine
Michelle R. Clayman
Susan and Roger Kennedy
Edna and Gary Lachmund
Amy and Thomas O. Maggs
Drs. M. Susan and Irwin Richman
Ted Snowdon and Duffy Violante
Allan and Ronnie Streichler
Anthony and Margo Viscusi

John Geller and Alan Skog
Marstrand Foundation
Christina Mohr and
     Matthew M. Guerreiro
Martin L. and Lucy Miller Murray
Stewart’s/Dake Family
Dr. Siri von Reis

Johan de Meij and Dyan Machan
Dr. Sanford Friedman and
     Virginia Howsam
Helena and Christopher Gibbs
Elena and Fred Howard
Alison L. Lankenau
Karl Moschner and
     Hannelore Wilfert
Jacqueline Royce
Janet and Michael Sirotta
Edwin Steinberg and Judy Halpern
United Way of the Capital Region
Olivia van Melle Kamp
Irene Zedlacher
William C. Zifchak, Esq.

List current as of June 3, 2021
Corporate Sponsors
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