Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Jaime Laredo
Music Director

Crescendo Society


Individuals, corporations, and foundations that have given $25,000 or more in realized cash or in-kind contributions since our 50th season are recognized in the Crescendo Society. We acknowledge and thank those whose commitment to the Vermont Symphony Orchestra is demonstrated through exceptional philanthropy.

Over $1,000,000

State of Vermont



Ms. Lois H. McClure
Vermont Public Radio
TD Bank



Mrs. Shirley B. Niebling
Radio Vermont Group
Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm F. Severance
Ken and Elizabeth Squier
Turrell Fund



Ms. Judith M. Buechner
Ed and Nancy Colodny
Ms. Virginia de Ganahl Russell
and Mr. Charles Kimmel
FairPoint Communications
Patricia and Ray Harwick
Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History
IBM Corporation
Jane’s Trust
Lintilhac Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
National Life Group Charitable
New Music USA
Northfield Savings Bank
Lyman Orton and The Vermont Country Store
People’s United Bank
Sam and Jinny Sammis
Stowe Performing Arts
Ms. Amy Tarrant
Vermont Arts Council
Vermont Community Foundation
The Vermont Country Store
Vermont State College
Mr. Gaetano R. Vicinelli
Webb Trust
Windham Foundation, Inc.



Argosy Foundation
Anne M. August
Baker Distributing Co.
Mr. Thomas D. Bassett
Bluehouse Group
Burlington City Arts
Casella Waste Management
Courtyard by Marriott Burlington Harbor
Ralph Colin
Ann E. Cooper
Ann and John Dinse
Stanley and Ann Emery
Mrs. Ann Weathers Francis
Mr. Clinton Gilbert Jr.
Hilton Burlington
HMC Advertising
Ms. Miriam Adams Howland
Mrs. and Mr. Irene Hunter
James E. Robison Foundation
Steve Lidle and Nancy Wright
Mrs. Carolyn E. Long
Lutz Family Revocable Trust
Theodore and Patricia Mandeville
Elizabeth and Eric Miller
National Life Group
North Country Federal Credit Union
Physician’s Computer Company
Dr. Burnett S. Rawson
Ruth and Peter Metz Family Foundation
Dr. and Mrs. Richard W. Schneider
Dr. and Mrs. John P. Tampas
Volkswagen of America
Walter Cerf Fund
WCAX – Mt. Mansfield TV
Barbara M. Wessel
Willie Racine’s Jeep
Winthrop H. Smith Jr. Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Young



AARP Vermont
Mr. and Mrs. John Abele
Anonymous (5)
Ascutney Mountain Resort
Meredith B. Babbott
Mrs. Robert J. Bennett
Brattleboro Museum and Art Center
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Hyde Brownell
Ms. Mary Jane Burry
Grant and Nancy Bush
Cabot Creamery Cooperative
Brianne E. and David S. Chase
Columbia Forest Products, Inc.
Angela W. Combes
Community National Bank
Dinse, Knapp & McAndrew
Doolittle Family Foundation
Doreen Trimmer Charitable Remainder Unitrust
Doubletree Hotel and Suites
Dubois & King, Inc.
Elizabeth B. Doten Trust
The Essex Resort & Spa
Tom and Marie Geno
Hon. and Mrs. Yoine Goldstein
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters
Green Mountain Power Corp.
Mr. and Mrs. Brian Harwood
Miss Marian L. Hogue
Jager, DiPaola, Kemp
Jay Peak Resort
Mr. and Mrs. Avshalom Kalichstein
Mrs. Sylvia Keiser
Lake Sunapee Bank
Lamson Howell Foundation
Bernard Lisman
Mr. Richard C. Longfellow
Donald Rae MacDonald
in memory of Caroline MacDonald
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Maher
Merchants Bank
Mervyn L. Brenner Foundation, Inc.
Passumpsic Savings Bank
Queen City Printers
Randolph National Bank
Ms. Sylvia M. Robison
Catharine M. Rogers
Andrea Rogers and Avery Hall
Mrs. Virginia Roth
Ms. Lili Ruane
Rutland Herald
Rutland Regional Medical Center
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Silverman
Wallace W. Tapia, PC
Trapp Family Lodge
Robert and Robin Veghte
Bruce and Lillian Venner
Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Webb
Dorothy T. Webber
Weddings, Tents & Events,
a division of Valley Rent-All
Ms. Sharon Wilson
Wilson & White, in honor
and memory of David M. Wilson

Official Sponsors 2018/2019 Season