Music Lessons in Centerbrook, CT

Donor List

Deepest thanks for these special gifts made in honor of the 40th anniversary of CMS, to help ensure the school’s future

40th ANNIVERSARY DONORS

Bluewater Millwork & Construction

Molly Clark

Community Foundation of Middlesex County – Clegg Family Fund in honor of the 40th Anniversary, Paddy Hurley, and Rick Wyman

Toby Doyle, Jr.

Tiffany & Lior Haim

Simon & Alison Holt

Tim & Maureen Keyworth

Keith & Anne Kraner

David & Sally Rosengren

Michael & Sally Sanders

Peggy Schenk in memory of Sean

Margaret & William Very

Special thanks to our

40th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION SPONSORS

Click here to see the list of generous 40th Anniversary Celebration Sponsors 

On behalf of our students, board of trustees, faculty, staff, and community…deepest thanks to our

2023-2024 School Year
COMMUNITY MUSIC SCHOOL
Supporters

as of 6/20/2024

GRANT FUNDING

Community Foundation of Middlesex County

CT Auto Retailers Association GHADA Foundation

Dept. of Economic and Community Development, CT Office of the Arts, with support from the National Endowment for the Arts

Essex Community Fund

The Kitchings Family Foundation

Miss Stacie’s Partnership

PROGRAM SPONSORS

Bluewater Millwork & Construction- Piano Tuner Sponsor

GRAND STAFF FRIENDS ($1500 + )

John & Susan Abbot

Anonymous

Kenneth and Ann Burgess

Carlson Family Foundation- Jada & Rick

Simon & Alison Holt

Tim & Maureen Keyworth

TREBLE CLEF FRIENDS ($1000 + )

The Conner Family Charitable Fund

Francine Cornaglia

Toby Doyle, Jr.

Essex Savings Bank Community Investment Program

Linda Grossman & Craig Katko

Robert Stewart Johnson in honor of Paddy Hurley

Keith & Anne Kraner

Patrick & Jodi Morris

Norman Needleman & Jacqueline Hubbard

David & Sally Rosengren

Michael & Sally Sanders

Liz Schnitzer

Margaret & William Very

BASS CLEF FRIENDS ($500-$999)

Joe Bouchard & Joan Levy Hepburn

Rita Christopher

Peter Daitch in memory of Robert S. Johnson

Essex Lions Club

Philip Inskeep

Robin and Logan Menzies

Rolf Peterson

Maggie DeCrescente, Beau Guerin, Mary Spencer, Al Tawrel, and Traveler’s in honor of Sarah Pascual

Jo-Ann & Michael P. Price Family Fund at the Jewish Foundation of Greater New Haven

Barbara Smith

Wade Thomas in memory of Nancy D. Thomas

WHOLE NOTE FRIENDS ($300-$499)

Tony Carrano & Martha Jove-Carrano

Kristin Coombs & Mark Pierce

Nancy W. King in honor of Paddy Hurley

Peggy Schenk in memory of Sean

Rob & Louise Shaw in honor of Helene Rosenblatt & Paddy Hurley

Joan Terranova

James H. and Nancy T. Vineburgh

Jane Wyman in honor of Paddy Hurley, Helene Rosenblatt, and Rick Wyman

HALF NOTE FRIENDS ($150-$299)

Anonymous in honor of Martha Herrle

Bill Bartlett

Tom & Gail Briggs

Shirley Ross Brown in memory of Ida & Julius Ross

Whitney F. Burr

Molly Clark

Mary S. Dangremond

Tiffany and Lior Haim

Millie Hemming

John & Kathy Herbst

Carl Hermey

Fredda Lawless

Mihae Lee

Moses Lieberman

The Gagnons

Dora Grover

Laura Nunno in honor of Audrey Estelle

James & Amanda Rutledge

Rick & Linda Ruzzo

Susan B. Stamm in honor of Patricia Hurley

Susan Sweeney

Paul and Susan Tracey

Urszula and Arthur Masiukiewicz in memory of Andrew Masiukiewicz

QUARTER NOTE FRIENDS ($100-$149)

Wayne A. Boettner

John & Marla Bogaert

Thomas & Jane Boyd

Linda & Ruth Briggs

Andrew & Elaine Bronin

Mary L. Broughton

Kay Knight Clarke

Kristin Coombs and Mark Pierce in memory of Robert S Johnson

Susan and Michael Fogliano

The Freer Family

John Heiser

Elise & Richard Helmecki in memory of Robert S. Johnson

Anne and Scott Hefter in honor of Susan Abbot

Richard Holloway

Susan Jobson in memory of Bob Johnson

Anne and Keith Kraner in memory of Bob Johnson

Lauren Kohl in memory of Robert S Johnson

Ann Lander

Elizabeth Laberee

Nikki Lindberg in honor of Paddy Hurley

Linda Mariani & David Neusner

Arthur P. Meister

Paula Merrick

Jim Scala

Jane Siris & Peter Coombs

Betsy Steele in honor of Karl Schilling

Stop & Shop of Old Saybrook

Ralph & Janet Sturges

EIGHTH NOTE FRIENDS ($50-$99)

Robin Andreoli in memory of Bob Johnson

George Ann Bardenheier

Diane Bell

Patrick Bowers in memory of Robert S. Johnson

Betty & Walter Budney

Deborah & Jonathan Butler

Gretchen H. Comstock

Jan Fraser

Cheryl & Scott Harger

Deb Goodnough & Marc Langelier

Barbara & Richard Malinksy

Melissa Ozols

Vivian Partridge

Barbara & Hans Ullstein

Margaret Swickard in honor of Susan Coggins

Jane Wisialowski

IN-KIND SUPPORT

Bluewater Millwork & Construction

Robert Cashman, CCA Services

First Congregational Church in Essex

Star Performance Marketing