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Friends of the ARC Ensemble

Friends of the ARC Ensemble

ARC's performances and recordings have earned the ensemble an impressive international reputation, in addition to three Grammy nominations. Central to its repertoire is the reclamation of composers who, having been suppressed under fascism and communism, were subsequently forgotten, their music marginalized on the basis of race or political belief, rather than artistic worth. Tens of thousands of works still await assessment and recovery, a process that involves archival research, the preparation of scores, musical assessment and finally performance and dissemination. Many of the ensemble's musical finds were last heard over 80 years ago, and their reintroduction to the repertoire represent exciting voyages of discovery for both audience and performer. 
 
ARC relies on the generous financial support of its donors to cover the costs of research, score preparation, recording, performance and promotion. Your support will ensure that that the recovery and revival of musical masterworks and a lost cultural heritage can continue.

Support the ARC Ensemble

We gratefully acknowledge the following donors for their lifetime giving of $2,500 or more* to the ARC Ensemble:

The Asper Foundation
Naomi Azrieli & François Blanc
Marianne Beck
The Renette and David Berman Family Foundation
Nani & Austin Beutel
Rita & Sam Bresler
Leslie & Anna Dan
Margaret & Jim Fleck
Ron & Hedy Frisch
Senator Irving & Mrs. Gail Gerstein
Dr. David Goldbloom & Dr. Nancy Epstein
Michael Hirsh & Elaine Waisglass
The Kahanoff Foundation
Glorya Kaufman Dance Foundation
Kriss Family Fund
Laidlaw Foundation
Albert & Temmy Latner Foundation
The Joseph Lebovic Charitable Foundation
David Lyons
The Simon Minz Family Foundation
Florence Minz
Dr. Lorna Minz
Paul Minz
Miles S. Nadal & Family
Nancy Pencer
The Rose Family
Gerald Sheff & Shanitha Kachan Charitable Foundation
Dorothy Cohen Shoichet
Antonio Signoroni
Howard Sokolowski & Linda Frum
Swindon Investments Ltd.
The Lawrence & Judith Tanenbaum Family
The W. Garfield Weston Foundation
Morden S. Yolles
Anonymous (3)

*as of January 1, 2020

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