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CMDA Sustaining
Donors

CMDA and Swine Palace
Donors*

* Donor listing reflects gifts received from July 1, 2012 to May 21, 2013.

CMDA Sustaining Donors

$1,000,000+
  • Baton Rouge Area Foundation
  • Board of Regents for Higher Ed.
  • ExxonMobil Corporation
  • Mr. & Mrs. Edward G. Galante
  • Mrs. Paula G. Manship
  • Succession of Cecile H. Richinse

$500K+
  • Kevin P. & Dee Dee Reilly
  • Mr. & Mrs. Kevin P. Reilly, Jr.
  • Mr. & Mrs. Sean E. Reilly
  • Mr. Wendell S. Reilly
  • Mrs. Anna R. Cullinan
  • Mr. John G. Turner & Mr. Jerry G. Fischer

$250K+
  • Bert S. & Sue W. Turner
  • Derryl H. & Helen G. Haymon
  • Ayco Charitable Foundation
  • Mr. & Mrs. Charles W. Lamar III

$100K+
  • Mr. & Mrs. George W. Barineau III
  • Mr. & Mrs. William N. Calhoun, Jr.
  • Mr. & Mrs. William Conti
  • Mr. & Mrs. John Douthat
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation
  • Drs. Ed & Linda Green
  • Mrs. Frances Greer
  • Mark E. & Virginia M. Howard
  • Kenneth L. & Louise W. Kinney
  • Mrs. Edith K. Kirkpatrick
  • Charles Lamar Family Foundation
  • Mr. & Mrs. Don Lyle
  • Mrs. Carolyn B. Mattax
  • Mr. & Mrs. Roger A. Moser
  • Janice H. & Gerald Pellar
  • PPC Mechanical Seals
  • Mrs. Janice C. Silver
  • Dr. James M. Syler, Jr.
  • Virginia M. Howard Foundation
  • Paul C. & Oramay B. Young

$50K+
  • Albemarle Corporation
  • Mrs. Gloria M. Anderson
  • Estate of Anna Marie A. Baer
  • Baton Rouge Area Volunteers for Opera
  • Baton Rouge Opera Guild, Inc.
  • Mr. & Mrs. John C. Blackman IV
  • Mr. & Mrs. Marvin E. Borgmeyer
  • Julian R. & Sidney Carruth
  • Mrs. Mary S. Chambers
  • Mrs. Susan H. Dawson
  • Mrs. Mary B. Fruehan
  • Mr. Joseph L. Gray
  • Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra
  • LSU Alumni Association
  • Mr. & Mrs. Roy O. Martin III & the Martin Foundation
  • Mr. Arnold C. Matthies
  • Boyd H. & Nell McMullan
  • Dr. & Mrs. Joe A. Morgan
  • Mr. & Mrs. G. Allen Penniman
  • Reilly Family Foundation
  • Dr. Carolyn J. Ross
  • Mr. Cary Saurage & the L. Cary Saurage Fund
  • Estate of Isabel Scionti Hicks
  • Gerald & Marlene Wilcox
  • Milton J. Womack, Sr. & Margaret Womack Hart

CMDA Donors 2013-2014*

*Reflects gifts processed by the LSU Foundation between July 1, 2013 and April 21, 2014.

$10000-$49999
  • Mr. & Mrs. John Walter Dupaquier
  • Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Zuschlag Family Foundation

$5000-$9999
  • Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge
  • Mr. R. Kyle Baker
  • Best Buy Children’s Foundation
  • Mr. & Mrs. Randy Duzan
  • Billie Raye & Kurt Erlings
  • Ms. Charlene M. Favre
  • Dr. & Mrs. Butler Fuller
  • Mrs. Lillian N. Landrum
  • Mr. & Mrs. Feltus B. Leake III
  • New Orleans Saints
  • Whole Foods Market

$2500-$4999
  • Bollinger Family Foundation
  • Mr. Paul L. Chow
  • Drs. Ed & Linda Green
  • Dr. & Mrs. George Jones
  • Dr. Katherine P. Kemler
  • Mrs. Ann S. Keogh
  • Marsha Reichle
  • Towers Watson

$1000-$2499
  • 3 Kings Entertainment LLC
  • Mr. & Mrs. Edward J. Blasi
  • Dr. Thomas R. Beard
  • Dr. Meredith Blackwell
  • Rodney & Sylvia Boyd Trust
  • Dr. & Mrs. Russell L. Chapman
  • Beverly & Dudley Coates Family Fund
  • Dr. & Mrs. Willis L. Delony
  • Dow Chemical Company Foundation
  • Margaret B. Epstein
  • Mr. John E. Faherty
  • Mr. & Mrs. Walter H. Green, Jr.
  • Mr. & Mrs. William F. Grimes
  • Ms. Elizabeth A. Hampton
  • Dr. Evelyn K. Hayes
  • Mr. & Mrs. James P. Heaslip
  • Ms. Sarah Lou Hill
  • Mr. Leonard A. Jehle
  • Mr. Richard E. Killmer
  • Mr. Michael C. Kingsley
  • Mr. Matthew Kingsley
  • Mr. & Mrs. Joseph A. Kunstler
  • Ms. Ana A. Litvinoff
  • J. D. & Patsy R. Lyle Family Fund
  • Mr. & Mrs. Kenneth E. Nelson
  • Mr. & Mrs. Michael L. Newman
  • Dr. & Mrs. William A. Pryor
  • Mr. & Mrs. Norman N. Robson
  • Melvin & Elaine Schudmak Family Fund
  • Mr. & Mrs. David A. Snyder
  • Societe De Gourdon
  • Texas Instruments Foundation

$500-$999
  • Chauvin G. & Tracy C. Alleman
  • Stephen J. & Miriam R. Bensman, PhDs
  • Ms. Maria L. Britto
  • Mrs. Elizabeth S. Bruser
  • Dr. & Mrs. Marion C. Day, Jr.
  • Mr. Charles Delony
  • Dr. Gresdna Doty & Dr. James Traynham
  • Mr. & Mrs. Brian E. Galante
  • Dr. Peter E. & Dr. Denise M. Grant
  • Mr. Davis A. Gueymard
  • Mr. & Mrs. John N. Hu
  • Ruth Logan
  • Mrs. Carole M. Marshall
  • Mrs. Gertrude K. Meyers
  • Wayne Miley Family Foundation
  • Nottoway Plantation, Inc.
  • Irene W. & C.B. Pennington Foundation
  • Ms. Lynne M. Prevot
  • Mr. Thomas B. Shuler
  • Mr. & Mrs. Gary E. Timm

Professorships and Scholarships

Professorships

Professorships Designated to Scholarships
  • Paula G. Manship Professorship For Excellence In Music
  • Paula G. Manship Professorship For Excellence In Music #2-6
  • Drew Shaw Dist Professorship In Music
  • Exxonmobil-Lsu Alumni Opera Professorship
  • Virginia Martin Howard Endowed Professorship
  • Gresdna A. Doty Professorship In Theater
  • Gloria M. Anderson Professorship For Graduate Studies
  • Charles Lamar Family Professorship For Graduate Studies

Scholarships
Scholarships are listed below, and the number next to the scholarship indicates the number of students currently holding the scholarship.

  • Helen Gold & Derryl Haymon Fund – ( )
  • Earnest Harrison – ( )
  • Brent Rhodes Memorial Scholarship (1)
  • David Chang Memorial Violin Scholarship (2)
  • Carleton Liddle Memorial Scholarship (4)
  • Byron Lamb Memorial Scholarship (1)
  • Katherine Kemler Fellowship in Flute (1)
  • John P. Patterson Scholarship fund (3)
  • Forrest F. Griffen Memorial Scholarship (1)
  • Francis Taylor Kurzweg Scholarship (1)
  • Mary Sue Chambers (7)
  • Paula Garvey Manship Piano Support Fund (2)
  • George F. Brown Memorial Fund ( )
  • Patrons of LSU Opera (PLSUO) (10)
  • J. Forest West Scholarship (1)
  • Nell S. & Boyd H. McMullan Professorship (1)
  • Finkelstein Memorial Scholarship (1)
  • Ron Ross Scholarship (2)
  • Richinse Fund (4)
  • Paul Groves Scholarship (1)
  • OraMay Welch Young Scholarship (14)
  • Richard Brown Scholarship in Tuba (1)
  • Everett L. & Jeanne A. Timm Memorial Scholarship (1)
  • A Cappella Choir Fund (4)
  • Aloysia Barineau Memorial Scholarship in Keyboard (1)
  • BROG (6)
  • Music Club (8)
  • J. Forrest West (1)
  • Jazz Ensemble (2)
  • L. Bruce & Mary Floy Jones Memorial Scholarship in Music Education (2)
  • Marcia Moser Professorship for Graduate Studies in Voice and Opera (2)
  • General School of Music (23)
  • Concert Spectacular (4)
  • Stephanie L. Barineau Scholarship in Choral (1)

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