2020-2021 season sponsors


Hartford Chorale season programming is made possible in part by support from the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development, Office of the Arts, and the Greater Hartford Arts Council’s United Arts Campaign and its Travelers Arts Impact Grant program, with major support from the Travelers Foundation, William and Alice Mortensen Foundation, The Hartford Chapter American Guild of Organists, Musical Club of Hartford, and the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Richard P. Garmany Fund.


Hartford Chorale is very grateful to the following individuals and institutions that made generous donations that were received between December 1, 2018, and December 1, 2019.

This season is made possible through the Lead Sponsorship of The Edward C. & Ann T. Roberts Foundation and support from the Greater Hartford Arts Council and the Hartford Chapter of the American Guild of Organists’ Jolidon Fund.
Additional support for our season has been provided by the Phillip I. Blumberg Fund, the Connecticut Office of the Arts, the Ensworth Charitable Foundation, the Richard P. Garmany Fund, and the William and Alice Mortensen Foundation

Employee Matching and Volunteer Recognition Gifts

Aetna Foundation
Benevity Community Impact Fund
Citizens Charitable Foundation
PW Power Systems
Travelers Community Connections

Maestro Society ($2,500 and above)

Chubb Charitable Foundation
DECD/ Connecticut Office of the Arts
Edward C. and Ann T. Roberts Foundation
Ensworth Charitable Trust
Maximilian and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation
Richard P. Garmany Fund
William and Alice Mortensen Foundation

Baton Society ($1,000 – $2,499)

Aetna Foundation
Charles and Margaret Coe
Richard Coffey and Jason Charneski
Greater Hartford Arts Council
Greater Hartford Chapter, American Guild of Organists
Joanne and Don Huelsman
Adlyn and Ted Loewenthal
Thomas C. Flanigan and Jonathan E. Stone
Frank and Jane von Holzhausen

Guarantor ($500 – $999)

C.Cahill and Ms. V.W. Hughes, Jr.
Susan Adams and John Czepiel
Bicron Electronics
Joyce and Harold Buckingham
Don and Nancy Clark
Martin Dodd
Susan and Robert Gold
Joan Hultquist and Ron Motter
David R. Lesieur
Erica Maas
Bob and Ami Montstream
Mr. and Mrs. Noel Osowiecki
Mrs. Millard H. Pryor, Jr.
Lalitha Shivaswamy
The Benevity Community Impact Fund
Travelers Community Connections
Edith and Jim Tresner

Benefactor ($250 – $499)

Valerie and Fred Baker
Stewart C. Battle
Wendy H. Begansky
Hester Laura Broad
Kathy and Chick Chamberlin
Ward Chicares Family Fund
CIGNA Foundation
Landy Gobes
Mr. and Mrs. Martin D. Guyer
Dick and Beverly Hughes
Catherine Kalonia
Catherine A. Little
Richard E Loyer
Phillip I. Blumberg Fund
Mr. and Mrs. Willard F. Pinney, Jr.
PW Power Systems
Stephanie E. Rosener, M.D.
Mary A. Simon, MD
Chris & Lisa Skomorowski
Janet Stone and Michael Selissen
Richard and Marcia Tecca

Patron ($75-$249)

Ann Amato
James R. Barry
Stanley Battle & Judith Rozie-Battle
Dawn Haney Bauer
Robert Bausmith and Jill Peters-Gee, M.D.
Carol Bennett
Roger Bennett
The Most Reverend Leonard P. Blair
Lynne and Jonathan Brill
Judith Brown
Inga Buhrmann
Claire and Bob Burnett
Frances A. Cobb
Michael and Patricia Colburn
Ron Dukenski
Michael and Nuala Dunne
Eastern Connecticut Health Network
Bob and Liz Engstrom
Ben and Jean Esselink
Kristen L. Fallon
Eileen Figueroa
Jean F. Filer
Rachel Garron and Scott Schoem
Delores P. Graham
Pierre and MaryEllen Guertin
George M. Guignino
Joan K. Hagan
Hill-Stead Museum
Priscilla R. Hurley
Ken and Ruth Jacobson
Stephen Jewell & Tobias Yates
Donna Scott Johnson and David Johnson
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Kean
Keating Agency Insurance
Karen A. Kelleher
Peggy Kilgore
Betty Knorr
Jim and Deb Knorr
Alan Kramer
Sarah M. Kyder
Evan Lambert
Lisa Lavoie, CPA
Alexander Lubka
Cynthia Mackay
Musical Club of Hartford
Louis and Gloria Nuechterlein
Linda and Jim Olbrys
Greg and Susan Orred
Barbara Oswald
Rod and Deb Pelletier
Susan V. W. Pollock
Susan Porta
Thomas and Deborah Reith II
Dr. Joel & Rhona Roffer
Patricia and Jim Ryan
Beverly Sager
Mark and Nancy Schultz
C.I.G Private Wealth Management
Ann and Allen Shenk
Kathy and Kenn Sinclair
The Choir of The First Congregational Church of Granby
Lynette & Richard Thornburg
Chris and Kathy Tolsdorf
Beatrice Ukraincik
Richard and Maureen Wenner
Elizabeth White

Friend (up to $74)

Alice H. Anderson
Lynn and Lissie Brooks
Michele Burdette
Lorraine Cetto
Adriana Chichester
Citizens Charitable Foundation
Linda Delone Best
Leslie and Gertrude Desmangles
Katharina Dienwebel
Helen Newell Douglas
Evelyn Farbman
Amanda and John Fecteau
Elizabeth and David Flynn
Andrew Garretto
Mary Ann Haar
John and Nancy Hayes
Nina Hinchee
John and Sara Koziol
Diane Link
Leta W. Marks
Lorie and Daniel Martin
Janet Miner
Laurie A. Miner
Patricia and Jim Ryan
Thomas Stickney and David Westfall
Gordon and Marlene Turnbull
MacDara Tynan
Carol Waterman
Elaine and Richard Wilson