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We are still fundraising to secure the final 15% needed to fund this exciting new commission and to make sure that each performance will have a big impact in their host city. Donors to our Bangsokol campaign will receive special benefits commemorating the worldwide performances.

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BANGSOKOL SPECIAL BENEFITS

$2500+ CLA Partner A traditional flute hand-signed by Arn Chorn-Pond, plus below benefits
$1000 CLA Sustainer Concierge service for purchasing priority seats plus invitation to a special pre-performance VIP event plus below benefits
$500 CLA Supporter A special signed Bangsokol print plus below benefits
$250 CLA Contributor A CD of Bangsokol composer HIM Sophy’s work, Memory from Darkness

Bangsokol Campaign donors support the commission and realization of Bangsokol: A Requiem for Cambodia and Cambodian Living Arts’ mission to be a catalyst in a vibrant Cambodian arts sector, inspiring new generations. All donors will be recognized in CLA’s annual report and on our website. Donors above $1000 will also be recognized in the Bangsokol performance booklet.

 
 

Special Thanks to our

Partners and Supporters

 

Bophana Audiovisual Resource Centre

For their generosity to provide archival material and technical expertise.

 

Amrita Performing Arts

For their immense commitment as line producer and company manager in Cambodia

 

Metropolis Ensemble

For their ongoing support and commitment to the development of Bangsokol

Him Sophy School of Music

For their relentless training efforts and generosity to provide rehearsal venues.

Mekong NYC

For their incredible commitment to community outreach and contextual programming in New York.

We are grateful to the The Rainbow Initiative, Ministry of Culture, Taiwan (R.O.C.), Rockefeller Brothers Fund, the Australian Embassy in Cambodia, the U.S. Embassy Phnom Penh, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, Narrowcasters, Him Sophy School of Music, Cambodia Film Commission, EVA Airways, and Roar Footage.

And we thank Stephen ARMSTRONG, Arn CHORN-POND, Seda DOUGLAS, Emily HOWE, Rachel HUGHES, KANG Rithisal, KE Polin, KONG Vollak, Joseph V. MELILLO, James MIZERSKI, Margaret MURPHY, Elena PARK, PUMTHEARA Chenda, Vanna SEANG, SEM Kosal, THON Seyma, Vincent VILLA, Jessica WASILWESKI, YIM Nimolika, Vymala YIM and Aviva ZIEGLER for their important support.

Bangsokol: A Requiem for Cambodia, is based on an original idea by Charley TODD, who collaborated with HIM Sophy in choosing the librettist and initiating the project with Cambodian Living Arts.

Photo credits: Chenla Media, Bronwyn KIDD, Ben MEZUPS, TEY Tat Keng, Ferdinand TING, VANN Channarong, Zan WIMBERLY

 

We are grateful to our

Individual Donors

Founding Circle

Anne H. BASS
John BURT
The Elizabeth Ross JOHNSON Family
Liz KEATING
Mary K. READ
Charley TODD
Darren WALKER
C. Dana WHITE Fund
Lily Johnson WHITE

Partners

Michael and Margherita BALDWIN
Olivia BERNARD
Calder Classics
Henry and Kathleen CHALFANT
Paul CRITCHLOW and Patty MCCORMICK
The Ettinger Foundation
Debra FRAM and Eric SCHWARTZ
Cheryl HENSON
Debby and Rocco LANDESMAN
Jonathan S. LEE
Al MUNZER and Joel WIND
Agnes and Bill PEELLE
Ken PELLETIER and Amanda LAO
Graham SAVAGE and Elise ORENSTEIN
Stephanie and Brian SPECTOR
Potter STEWART and Robin STERN
Peter M. THALL
Alison VAN DYK
WALKER Family Fund
A.W. WHITE Family Fund
Anonymous Donor

Sustainers

Alberta ARTHURS
Laurie BECKELMAN and Michael HORST
R. Kelley BONN
Laurie BURT
Helaine and Paul CANTOR
Nerou CHENG
Beni CHHUN
DAVIS-JENNINGS Fund
Patrick and Mary FOWLES
Carey GRAEBER and Andrew KOZINN
Craig HARWOOD and Tim SATERNOW
Anthony ILLIANO
LANDESMAN Family Fund
Carolyn and Michael MALCOLM
Suzanne and Anthony MAPLE-BROWN
Dorothy and Andrew MASON
John and Lou RATTE
Christopher and Mel ROBBINS
Kim Beede SOULE
Barry & Elsa WAXMAN
Peter Weiss Foundation
Suzie and Fred WINTHROP

Supporters

Eliza BATES
Brian S. Berkopec Charitable Impact Fund
Neil N. BURGER
Kunthary and Edmond DE GAIFFIER
Lauren SHAW and Paul FEINBERG
Fita N. FERGUSON
John GEDDES and Jyll HOLZMAN
Janet LIM
Jeffrey SHUMLIN and Evie LOVETT
Ann and Anthony RYAN
David and Marie Louise SCUDDER
Mark SILVERSTEIN
The Law Firm of SOLOMON & TANEBAUM PC
Ben and Kate Taylor Charitable Foundation
Edwin and Joan TIFFANY

Contributors

Akiko ARAI
Grace BOZICK
Lori BRAVERMAN
Mally and James COX-CHAPMAN
Andrew CYR
David HADDEN
Michael and Georgia DE HAVENON
Kip McQUEEN
Vivienne and Nicholas METCALF
Barbara Richards
Ronald Schlossberg
Joan SHIGEKAWA
Angela SOLOMON
Willard SPIEGELMAN
Steven TANEBAUM
Burton and Harriet TEPFER
Judith THOMPSON
Jack and Linda VIERTEL

Hosts

Alberta ARTHURS
Kelley BONN
Cindy CALDER
Henry and Kathleen CHALFANT
Rachel COOPER
Mally and James COX-CHAPMAN
Marsha GORDON and Javier GARCIA
Cheryl HENSON and Edwin FINN
Kevin JENNINGS and Jeff DAVIS
Liz KEATING
Debby LANDESMAN
Carolyn and Michael MALCOLM
Steve MILLER
Al MUNZER and Joel WIND
Shanny PEER
Mary READ
Stan ROSENZWEIG and Lauri UNION
Stephanie and Brian SPECTOR

 

Potter STEWART and Robin STERN
Lady STREET
Edwin and Joan TIFFANY
Alec and Anne WHITE
Dana and Gregory WHITE
Marion WINGFIELD
Suzie and Fred WINTHROP