Support Trade Winds

How to Contribute

Our work is entirely funded by private donations and small grants. Donors are a big part of the Trade Winds family, and it means everything to us that we can represent your generosity through teaching music around the world. If you would like to join our cause by making a tax-deductible donation, please visit our profile on

Asante sana!

Trade Winds Ensemble is a sponsored artist with The Performance Zone Inc. (dba The Field), a not-for-profit, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization serving the performing arts community. Contributions to The Field earmarked for Trade Winds Ensemble are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. For more information about The Field contact: The Field, 75 Maiden Lane, Suite 906 New York, NY 10038, phone: 212-691-6969 or for our national charities registration, see details. A copy of our latest financial report may be obtained from The Field or from the Office of Attorney General, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271.



The Pauls Foundation, The Peter M. Gross Fund, The Juilliard School Summer Grants Program


Jeannine Alexandro, Ashley Allison, Joshua Anderson, Hannah B., Ellen Barker, Richard Bayles and Gretchen Pusch, Nanci Belmont, William Boswell, Andrea Boushey, Tony Brackett, Scott and Jennifer Brunk, Sara Burley, Mary Carney, Charleen Caulk, JooAe and John Choi, David and Klari Crabtree, Shelley and James Curtis, Jack “Danger” Davison, John Devitt, Nancy Dietze, Julie DiRocco, Caryl Doberstein, Karen Douek, Deborah Dougherty, Clifford and Betty Echols, Emily Ehrstein, Rohana Elias-Reyes, Abigail Elizur, Marie Fehlig, Donald Fox, Betty Fujishin, Charlotte Grant, Courtney Gratton, Dr. Sigurd Gundersen Jr., Janie Hanson, Brittany Harrington, Carolyn Harris, Mary Haupert, Dr. John Hayden, Guy Herling, Brian Huffman, William Hughes, Sr., William Hughes, Hiroshi Ikeda, William and Joyce Iliff, Schuyler J., Frances Jackson, Edward and Judith Joyce, Molly Joyce, Diana Katavolos, Yuki Katayama, Robin Keyser and Kirk Lesher, F. M. V. Klein, Michele Klug, Julie Knutson, Evan Kuhlmann, Susan C. Miller, Mitchell Lyon, Joseph Martin, Nancy Matchett, Wendy Mattison, Betty and George McDonald, Susan and Joseph McGee, Gregory and Dorothy Meyer, Donald and Carolyn Moore, The Morelli Family, Seth Morris, Milinda N., Andrew Olsen, Lara Olson, Alexander Onieal, Fred Ormand, Lisa Paine, Edward Papier, Sarah Papier, Sandra Pederson, Sarah Peters, Winsome Rainford, Eric Reed, Carina Reynes, Karen Roesler, Jean Rohrs, Jonathan Rossi, Elizabeth and Jerome Russell, Laura Sakaguchi, Karen and Gregory Samson, Kendra Samson, Christina Self, Olivia Seltzer, Joyce Shanks, Elizabeth Sheagren, Rebecca Simmons, K. Sims, Staci Spring, Eric Stomberg, Shannon Trinh, Rachel Van Amburgh, Mary Veldey, Donna Waller, Richard Wittig, Michael Wol