Government and Foundations

Foundations and government agencies are key partners in the Colorado Music Festival’s success, helping to sustain the Festival’s rich tradition of artistic excellence and support new ways of deepening our engagement with communities throughout the Front Range and across the country. Grants and sponsorships can provide general support or can be directed to a particular program based on a funder’s interests and philanthropic goals.


Foundation Support

Foundation grants provide essential support for artistic, educational, and community programs and help the Festival to educate and inspire, making a difference in the lives of listeners around the world. 

Grants to the Colorado Music Festival can provide general support for programming or operations, or can be designated to a specific program, such as:

  • A specific concert or series
  • Commissions of new pieces of music
  • Outreach to underserved communities
  • Education and lifelong learning programs
  • Artist fellowships and residencies

If you are interested in providing support through your foundation, please contact our Development office at or 303-665-0599 x107.


Government Partners

The Colorado Music Festival is proud to receive support from city, regional, and federal government sources, which help us to share our world-class artistry with an ever-growing audience. The Festival is grateful for the generosity of:


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Visiting Boulder

The Festival performs in beautiful Boulder, Colorado — a breathtaking location full of nature, culture, cuisine, art, and more.

Learn About Our Educational Programs


Festival Fellows

Meet the Festival Fellows: eight aspiring professional musicians who receive coaching and performance opportunities through the Festival and its guest artists.

Center for Musical Arts

This excellent community music school is also the educational arm of our organization.