We thank our patrons and benefactors for providing us the chance to share this music with the world. Your generosity makes it possible for our voices to be heard and our vision of cultural awareness and human decency to be shared internationally.
We would like to honor Dr. Patrick Wang, retired CEO of Microelectronics Technology Inc., Taiwan, for his foundational gift that underwrites all aspects of this project.
We thank Mr. Sean Hayes for the funds to commission Yiheng Yvonne Wu's piece, Three Adaptations. Additional funding for the work was provided by a grant from Susquehanna University.
We are deeply grateful to Tsing Bardin for her endless support and work on our behalf, and for the generous donation which funds Mr. Becenti's work. Additional funding for this work was provided by a grant from Susquehanna University.
We thank an anonymous donor for the funds to commission Niles Luther's piece.
A huge thank you to Mary P. McKillip Pautz for her generous donation which funds Jean "Rudy" Perrault's composition.
Susquehanna University (2020-21) and (2021-22)
Fully fund a commission of your choice from this project. Your name will be listed as the sole underwriter of the commission in all concert programs, on the website, and on the title page of the published piece.
Donors at this level: Patrick Wang, Grace and Michael Griffin, Lili and Wilson Ervin, the Leventritt Foundation, Mary P. McKillip Pautz, Anonymous
Partially fund the commission of a work. Your name will be listed in all concert programs, on the website, and on the title page of the published piece.
Donors at this level: Tsing Bardin
Underwrite the expenses for a concert tour that includes several performances in different cities. Recognition in concert programs and on website.
Donors at this level: Sean Hayes, Vince Martin, Nadine Liu, Maureen Engel, Kiran and Arjun Malhotra
Fund a school outreach program (grades 1-12) in which the Bardin-Niskala Duo presents an interactive concert followed by a conversation with students. Recognition in concert programs and on website.
Donors at this level: Beatrice Tung, Peter Gollon and Abby Pariser, Janina Finsthwait, Shung Lin, Marianne Kerl, John and Coral Baglin, Howard and Gail Thompson, Theodore Brown, Tom and Tami Rael, Wayne and Kimiko Niskala, John and Priscilla Douglas, Axel Meisen and Barbara Girard, Barbara Amoretty, Anonymous
Underwrite expenses for a single concert. Recognition on website.
Donors at this level: Roger and Rhoda Berkowitz, Jan MacDonald, Alan and Allison Lee, Carolyn Whipple, Marilyn Sand, Sharon Cunningham, Alice and Gerard McKenna, Michiko Fox, Michele and Stefano Poma, Mr. and Mrs. James Stanford, Yeeha Chiu, James Vance
Any contribution amount furthers this project.
Your donation makes our vision of a more tolerant, more curious, more human world a possibility. Funds will be used to either directly commission composers, or to provide the ability for the duo to perform, tour, and speak about these human journeys internationally. Please consider joining our wonderful network of supporters. Together, we can heal with music.
The Duo is a fiscally sponsored project of Brooklyn Arts Council under the stewardship of Loop 2.4.3. The Brooklyn Arts Council is a 501c (3) not-for-profit organization. Donations to Brooklyn Arts Council for the Duo/Loop 2.4.3 (either by check or credit card) are fully tax deductible.
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