Giving to the Eastman Community Music School

Committed to enriching the cultural life of the Rochester region, the Eastman Community Music School provides music instruction and performance opportunities to 1,600 students of all ages. Thanks to the generosity of parents, current and former students, and friends, the Eastman Community Music School benefits from revenue and earnings from 36 gift funds that were established to provide and support student scholarships, faculty development, academic programs and partnerships, building renovations, and unrestricted funding that enhances and sustains the School’s operations and activities.


Make Your Contribution to the Community Music School

Make a Gift

Eastman School of Music
Office of Advancement
26 Gibbs Street
Rochester, NY 14604-2599
866.345.2111 (toll-free, outside the 585 area code)


Eastman Community Music School Funds

New named endowments may be established at the Eastman Community Music School at a minimum level of $25,000, and gifts are most welcomed in any amount to the following, established funds:

Alexander Leventon Scholarship
Alice Mary Schwab Voice Scholarship
Alvera Barbor Martin Scholarship
Anna Louise Baker Scholarship
Anthony Cometa Scholarship
Anthony V. Bruno Scholarship in Clarinet
Charles M. and Helen D. Thoms Scholarship
Clase Voice Scholarship in Honor of Rene Fleming
Eastman Community Music School Fund
Eastman Pathways Endowed Fund
Elaine P. Wilson Eastman Pathways Scholarship
Florence Alexander Schoenegge Scholarship
Fred V. Alati Endowed Jazz Scholarship
Fred V. Alati Jazz Scholarship
Harold Schwab Scholarship
Harry and Mary Banahan Gregory Scholarship
Jack L. Frank Fund
Jacqueline D. Cullen Scholarship
Jocelyn Panepento Scholarship
Katherine Danforth Fisher King Scholarship
Linda and Harry Messina, Jr. Scholarship
Margaret Kershner Weber Memorial Scholarship
Marie Erhart Pearson Scholarship
Mary Durand Mulligan Scholarship
Mary Krusenstjerna Scholarship
Messinger Hall Renovation Fund
Molly Mulligan Scholarship
Nancie Roop Kennedy Vocal Scholarship
Philip J. SanFillipo Adult Education Endowment Fund
Raymond Wilson Scholarship
Robert G. Boehmler Scholarship
Thomas Donohue Memorial Scholarship
Victor and Anna Lenti Scholarship

Friends of the Eastman Community Music School

Gifts made last year to the Eastman Community Music School supported pre-collegiate scholarships and Eastman Pathways, a partnership program with the Rochester City School District that offers music lessons and classes, mentoring support, and advisement to talented city students.

We are grateful for all parents, students and friends who made gifts that supported the Eastman Community Music School in recent years.

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