Opportunities for Giving

Brubeck General Fund-supports operational cost with current use gifts to enhance the performance, study and understanding of jazz in its many forms, explore contemporary concert music, enlighten and broaden the general knowledge and appreciation of music, and promote the understanding of the work and influence of Dave Brubeck.   

Brubeck Fellowship Program-is supported with current use gifts and endowment gifts to provide the resources necessary for a one or two year full-scholarship program in jazz performance for five of the nation's best musicians who have just graduated from high school. These Brubeck Fellows comprise the Brubeck Institute Jazz Quintet (BIJQ) 

Brubeck Summer Jazz Colony-is supported with current use gifts and endowment gifts which help to provide a one-week, full-scholarship, intensive educational program in jazz performance for a very limited number of exceptionally talented students who have just completed their freshman, sophomore, or junior years in high school.  

Brubeck Festival-is supported with current use gifts to create an annual event that celebrates and explores the musical, intellectual, and philosophical ideas of Dave Brubeck, as well as his influence on the world of music and ideas.

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