BACH48 is made possible by the kindness and support of many organizations and individual donors, as well as friends and family, to whom we express our deepest gratitude.


Primary Foundations

The Chauncey and Marion Deering McCormick Family Foundation

Lead Executive Producer

The Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Chicago
Ambassador Herbert Quelle

Associate Executive Producer

The Roger and Chaz Ebert Foundation

Associate Executive Producer

The Reynolds Family Foundation


Marjorie Layden


Individual donors


Christopher Hunt

Herbert Quelle

Chaz Ebert

Tim and Paula Friedman

Marjorie Layden



Deirdre Hade and William Arntz

Cindy Huang and Narendra Acharya

Dietrich and Erika Gross

Yann Woolley

Colleen Loughlin



Michael Hanigan

Seth Kravitz

Enice and Perry Goldberg

Loretta Julian

Didier Lepauw

Jane Lepauw



Jessica Jagielnik in memory of George M. Mariner

Jyldyz Wood and Arthur Hemberger

Serge and Lori Bourdon

Drs. Anne and Dennis Wentz

Pascal and Odile Jankowski

Brian Lauterbach

James Orr

Brett and Carey August

Albert and Amanda Kim

Raymund Acevedo

Nicholas and Carol Sommers

Karl and Gayle Maurer

Joanne Brooks

Debra DiMaggio

Lucile Agaisse

Stephen and Elizabeth Nightingale

Soumit Nandi

Laurence Saviers

Marianne Perez de Fransius

Marc Bushala of MAB Capital Management

Marion Goldfinger

Maya Polsky

Consuelo Lepauw

Nancy Rosene

Céline Oms

Preludes and Fugues


James Orr

Nicolas Bourgeon

Christophe Jacquemin

Lisa Zane

Brigitte and Jean-Pierre Canat

Claudie and Jacques Canat

Joëlle Florin Lalande

Guy Lalande

Tony and Sondra Karman

Karen and John Rosene

Brett and Carey August

Albert and Amanda Kim

François Meunier

Michael Hannigan

Eleanor Lapidus

Matthew and Nancy Sekerke

Melody and Ray O’Leary

Marianne Perez de Fransius

David Reithoffer

Carlotta Rotman

Didier Lepauw

Herbert and Corinna Quelle

Norbert and Mireille Thouvenot

William and Regina Davis

Eunice and Perry Goldberg

Mayumi Ichino

Pawel Checinski

Judith Kolata

Mark Zimmer

Leon and Linda Gottlieb

Diego Quijano

Olga Meerson

Loïc and Marie Rousset

Franz Burnier

Marc Bushala of MAB Capital Management

Paul-Henri Chevalier

Maya Polsky

Berna and Lee Huebner

Patreon Supporters


Seth Kravitz

Yann Woolley

Raymund Acevedo

Eunice Goldberg

James Orr

Lucile Agaisse

Rachid Darden

Marianne Perez de Fransius

Brett and Carey August

Amanda Kim

Laurence Saviers

Ray and Melody O’Leary

Jane Lepauw

Charles Bouygues

Judith Weinstein

Volunteers, friends and family


With gratitude to all the members of the International Beethoven Project teams over the course of the Bach48 project, and especially to: Tonika Todorova, Ainsley Klug, Lucile Agaisse, Kristen Brooks Schleiffer, Madison Briar, Anya Yermakova, Bryna Pascoe, Tennessee Hamilton, Mika Allison, Sasha Ongtengco, as well as Bach dancers Jacqueline Burnett, David Schultz, Alicia Delgadillo, Emilie Leriche, and Michael Gross.

Very special thank yous also to Baptiste Charvet, Brigitte & Jean-Pierre Canat and the entire Canat and Lalande families, and the friendly citizens of Chalabre and Weimar for helping facilitate the Bach48 project.

And with tremendous gratitude to Jane Lepauw, Didier Lepauw, Consuelo Lepauw, Nancy Rosene, Shirley Toomim, Achille Thomé-Oms and Céline Oms.

In memoriam, with love and gratitude


Aida Barenboïm

Roger Lepauw


Mathilde Jardelot

Consuelo Rosene

David Toomim

Earl Wild

Vladimir Krainev

Brigitte Engerer

Charles Rosen

Aleksandra Jovanovic

Max Wilcox

Rebecca Tepfer


The Bach48 Album is dedicated to the loving memory of

Nicole Laury-Lepauw

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