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UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN | ANN ARBOR

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UMS unleashes the power of the performing arts in
order to engage, educate, transform, and connect individuals
with uncommon experiences. The Fall 2015 season is full of
exceptional, world-class, and truly inspiring performances.

Welcome to the UMS experience. We’re glad you’re present.
Enjoy the performance.

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When you attend a UMS performance,
you’re part of a larger equation:

ARTS
+ CULTURE
= ECONOMIC
PROSPERITY
nonprofit

in the greater Ann Arbor Area

$100 million annually
Together, we invest in our local community’s vibrancy.

Ann Arbor Area

Community Foundation
aaacf.org

MARK
SCHLISSEL
President,
University of Michigan

KENNETH C.
FISCHER
UMS President

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delighted that you’re joining us in our 137th season, one
of the most exciting, diverse, and engaging in our history.
In addition to what you’ll see on stage, UMS has a robust
education program serving people of all ages and also
oversees the 175-voice Grammy Award-winning UMS
Choral Union. We invite you to learn more about all of
our programs at ums.org and to become engaged with
UMS, whether it’s by making a gift to our campaign,
joining us at the Ann Arbor Y for a community dance
class with a visiting dance company, or buying a ticket
to a performance. We’re always eager to hear from you,
too! Join the conversation and share your thoughts after a
performance at umslobby.org. If you have any comments,
questions, or concerns, please be in touch with UMS
President Ken Fischer at 734.647.1174 or at
kenfisch@umich.edu. We hope to see you again soon.

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Welcome to this UMS performance. We’re

STEPHEN R.
FORREST
Chair,
UMS Board of Directors

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For those who leave Michigan, but for whom Michigan never leaves.

This is where you belong. Join today at umalumni.com

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To reveal the age
you feel,
stay on
your toes.

Table of
Contents
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2015-16
Season Calendar
9
Education
11
History

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Corporate Champions

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Leadership Donors

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Foundation,
Government, &
University Support
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People
Paul Izenberg, MD | David Hing, MD
Richard Beil, MD | Daniel Sherick, MD
Rachel Streu, MD

Art and medicine
performing in concert

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Generous Donors
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Ad Index

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2015-16
Season Calendar
AUGUST
8/30

NT Live in HD:
Arthur Miller’s
A View from the Bridge

SEPTEMBER
9/11

UMS Season Opener!
My Brightest Diamond
with the Detroit Party
Marching Band and
special guest Shigeto

10/18

RSC Live in HD:
Shakespeare’s Othello
10/21

Abdullah Ibrahim &
Ekaya
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Sankai Juku
10/27

Hubbard Street Dance
Chicago
10/29

9/16

NT Live in HD: George
Bernard Shaw’s
Man and Superman

Chicago Symphony
Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor
10/30

9/17

Sphinx Virtuosi
with the Catalyst Quartet
and Gabriela Lena Frank,
piano

OCTOBER
10/3

L-E-V

NOVEMBER
11/6

Danish String Quartet
11/8

Chucho Valdés:
Irakere 40
11/14

Youssou N’Dour and
Super Étoile de Dakar
NT Live in HD:
Shakespeare’s Hamlet

New York Philharmonic
Alan Gilbert, conductor

11/20

Antigone by Sophokles
Starring Juliette Binoche
Directed by Ivo van Hove

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11/15

10/9-11

10/14-17

Takács Quartet
12/5-6

Handel’s Messiah
UMS Choral Union
Ann Arbor Symphony
Scott Hanoian, conductor
12/13

RSC Live in HD:
Shakespeare’s Henry V
12/17-1/3

A Christmas Carol
National Theatre of
Scotland
Directed by Graham
McLaren

JANUARY

10/7

The Gloaming

12/2

Tenebrae

Audra McDonald
9/27

DECEMBER

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

1/8

What’s in a Song?
A song recital evening
curated by Martin Katz
1/10

Jamie Barton,
mezzo-soprano
1/11

Royal Philharmonic
Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman,
conductor and violin
1/20

Jazz at Lincoln Center
Orchestra with
Wynton Marsalis

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2/19

4/15

Young Jean Lee’s
Theater Company
Untitled Feminist Show &
Straight White Men

The Triplets of Belleville
Benoît Charest,
composer-conductor

Zafir: Musical Winds
from North Africa to
Andalucía
Simon Shaheen, music
director

1/22

MARCH

Chamber Music Society
of Lincoln Center
1/27

Ms. Lisa Fischer and
Grand Baton

FEBRUARY

3/5

The Chieftains
3/11-12

Nufonia Must Fall
Kid Koala, DJ, producer,
and graphic novelist

Bavarian Radio Orchestra
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, violin
4/23

The Bad Plus
Joshua Redman

3/15

Apollo’s Fire & Apollo’s
Singers
Bach’s St. John Passion

2/5

3/19

Taylor Mac
A 24-Decade History
of Popular Music:
1960s–1980s

Montreal Symphony
Kent Nagano, conductor
Daniil Trifonov, piano

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Tanya Tagaq in concert
with Nanook of the North

2/2

4/16

3/26

2/13

Gil Shaham, violin
with original films by
David Michalek
Bach Six Solos

Camille A. Brown &
Dancers

3/31-4/3

2/6

Igor Levit, piano

2/14

UMS Choral Union and
Organ
Love is Strong as Death
Scott Hanoian, conductor
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Sir András Schiff, piano
The Last Sonatas
of Haydn, Mozart,
Beethoven, and Schubert

American Ballet Theatre
The Sleeping Beauty

APRIL
4/1

Mariachi Vargas de
Tecalitlán
4/8

Jerusalem String Quartet
4/14

Mnozil Brass
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Education
EDUCATIONAL
EXPERIENCES
FOR
EVERYONE

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At UMS, our mission goes beyond performance. We want you to create,
to explore, and to experience extraordinary new things. That is why we
offer a fascinating lineup of artist Q&As, conversations, workshops, and
interactive experiences, each designed to bring you closer to performance
and creation, and to expand your comfort zone. If you want to experience
something new, different, highly engaging, and eye-opening, we invite you
to participate in events inside and outside of the theater.

UMS.ORG/LEARN

Photo: You Can Dance with Abraham.in.Motion in March 2015. Photographer: Peter Smith Photography.

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Tradition
Builds
the
Future

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In our 137th season, we continue to showcase traditional performances
alongside contemporary artists for an offering that is unlike anything
available in the Midwest. UMS grew from a group of local members of the
University and townspeople in the 1870s who gathered together for the
study of Handel’s Messiah. Led by Professor Henry Simmons Frieze and
conducted by Professor Calvin Cady, the group assumed the name The
Choral Union. Many Choral Union members were also affiliated with the
University, and the University Musical Society was established soon after in
December 1880.
Since that first season, UMS has expanded greatly and now presents the
very best from a wide spectrum of the performing arts: internationally
renowned recitalists and orchestras, dance and chamber ensembles, jazz
and global music performers, and contemporary stagework and classical
theater. Through educational programming, the commissioning of new
works, youth programs, artist residencies, and collaborative projects, we
continue to strengthen our reputation for artistic distinction and innovation.
Photo: Hill Auditorium in 1928.

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Leadership
Donors
We recognize the donors who have made or completed multi-year
campaign commitments of $100,000 or more during the last year. In
addition, we recognize the individuals who have committed $50,000 or
more in support of the 2015–16 season.
B E RT R A M A S K W I T H ( 1 9 1 1 -2 0 1 5 )
PATTI ASK WI TH K EN N ER
“The arts have made a significant difference in my life and
my daughter’s life. I want every U-M student to have the
opportunity to experience the impact of the performing arts
at UMS. This is why I am offering every first and second year
student one free ticket — Bert’s Ticket — to introduce them to
a cultural experience at Michigan.”

DAL L AS AN D SH ARON DORT
“It could almost be said that we chose to move to Ann Arbor
post-career because of UMS. Who wouldn’t want to live in a
city that can attract such talent, and fill a 3,500-seat hall with
so many enthusiastic audiences? Now, we enjoy each season
all the more because, as donors, we’re an active part of UMS.
What a privilege!”

STE VE AN D ROS FORREST
“As students, we benefited from low-cost student tickets,
fostering a lifelong love of the performing arts. Our donation
will help to ensure that affordable tickets will be available to
today's students.”

I L E N E FORSY TH
“I want to help chamber music flourish in Ann Arbor. My
support for the series began with its inception in 1963 and
I continue to believe that these concerts help nurture our
intellectual life as they stimulate and refresh us.”

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M AXI N E AN D STUART F RANKE L
“We are delighted to partner with UMS for the fifth
year of the Renegade Series. Supporting Renegade
programming allows UMS to provide experiences for
the curious, adventurous, and experimental audience
member — allowing us to challenge our existing beliefs
and push our own boundaries.”

E U GE N E AN D E M I LY GRAN T
“We are proud to support UMS and the many programs
they offer University students. It is great to know that
students will have access to the greatest performing
artists from around the world. The arts are an important
part of a Michigan education.”

RI C H ARD AN D SU SAN GU TOW
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"We enjoy classical and contemporary music, theater,
and dance, and feel privileged to add our endowment
to that of others to help ensure that UMS continues to
present adventuresome performances to the university
and Southeast Michigan communities."

PH I L AN D K ATH Y POW E R
"Thousands and thousands of lives have been made
richer and more profoundly aware through the music,
theater, and dance offerings of UMS. It’s hard to imagine
another institution that has had such an enormous
impact on so many over such a long time. UMS’s work
is enormously valuable and deserves generous support
from anybody who believes in the liberating power of the
performing arts."

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Corporate
Champions
We thank the following businesses for their commitments of $5,000 or more
for the 2015–16 season.
DOU GL ASS R. FOX
President, Ann Arbor Automotive
“We at Ann Arbor Automotive are pleased to support the artistic
variety and program excellence given to us by UMS.”

TIM OT H Y G . M A R S H A L L
President and CEO, Bank of Ann Arbor
“We take seriously our role as a community bank. While there have
been sizable cuts in arts funding over the years by both the private and
public sectors, Bank of Ann Arbor is delighted to continue to sponsor
UMS year after year. We are firm believers that the arts are vital to the
vibrancy of our cities, both culturally and economically.”

LA R RY B RYA N T
Ann Arbor Region President, Comerica Bank
“As a company with a long-standing commitment to diversity
and our community, Comerica is proud to continue its support of
UMS. We salute UMS on its efforts to enrich our community by
showcasing the talents of performing artists from around the world.
Congratulations to the leader and best in the performing arts.”

FAY E A L E X A N D E R N E L S O N
President, DTE Energy Foundation
“The DTE Energy Foundation is pleased to support exemplary
organizations like UMS that inspire the soul, instruct the mind, and
enrich the community.”

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“We are proud to support UMS in its tradition of program
excellence and outreach that enriches our thoughts, our
families, and our community.”

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N AN C Y AN D RAN DAL L FAB E R
Founders, Faber Piano Institute

JAM ES G . V E L L A
President, Ford Motor Company Fund
“Experiencing the world through music and the arts makes
us better as individuals while bringing us together as a
community. We are proud to support UMS and the important
role it plays in enriching our lives.”
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“In our firm’s tradition of supporting major cultural institutions,
Honigman has been a long-time supporter of UMS. Our Ann
Arbor office is proud to carry on that tradition on behalf of all of
our attorneys, especially those who work and live in the Ann Arbor
area. We all view the exceptional cultural experiences that UMS
provides as key to the success of our community and our firm.”
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MO H AM AD I SSA
Director, Issa Foundation
“The Issa Foundation is sponsored by the Issa family, which has
been established in Ann Arbor for the last 30 years, and is involved in
local property management as well as area public schools. The Issa
Foundation is devoted to the sharing and acceptance of culture in an
effort to change stereotypes and promote peace. UMS has done an
outstanding job bringing diverse and talented performers to Ann Arbor.”

K I RK AL B E RT
Michigan Market President, KeyBank
“KeyBank remains a committed supporter of the performing
arts in Ann Arbor and we commend UMS for bringing another
season of great performances to the community. Thank you,
UMS, for continuing the tradition.”

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MIC H AE L CON L I N
Director of Business Development, Level X Talent
“Level X Talent enjoys supporting UMS and its ongoing success
bringing world-class artistic talent to the community. Please join
us in congratulating UMS. As with the arts, consistently finding
and attracting exceptional talent in Advanced Technology can
be difficult. Level X Talent partners with our clients to meet that
challenge.”

KE I T H A L L M A N
President and Chief Executive Officer, Masco
“Masco is proud to support UMS and salutes its commitment to
providing excellent and diverse programs that spark a lifelong
passion for creativity. Thank you, UMS, for allowing all of us to
experience the transformative power of the performing arts!”

ALB E RT M . B E RRI Z
CEO, McKinley, Inc.
“The success of UMS is based on a commitment to present a
diverse mix of quality cultural performances. McKinley is proud
to support this tradition of excellence which enhances and
strengthens our community.”

TH OM AS B . M C M U L L E N
President and CEO, McMullen Properties
“In the fifth grade, I began taking cornet lessons from Roger Jacobi,
a young man right out of the U-M School of Music who years later
would become President of the Interlochen Arts Academy. Roger
gave me not only love of music, but also deep appreciation for
what UMS does for school kids and adults alike.”

DE N N I S SE RRAS
Owner, Mainstreet Ventures, Inc.
“As restaurant and catering service owners, we consider ourselves
fortunate that our business provides so many opportunities
for supporting UMS and its continuing success in bringing
internationally acclaimed talent to the Ann Arbor community.”

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“Miller Canfield proudly supports UMS for enhancing our
quality of life by bringing the unfiltered immediacy of live
performing arts to our community.”

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STE PH E N G. PAL M S
Principal, Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C.

TO DD C L ARK
Regional President, Old National Bank
“At Old National Bank, we’re committed to community
partnership. That’s why, last year alone, we funded over $5
million in grants and sponsorships and our associates donated
almost 100,000 volunteer hours. It’s also the reason we’re
pleased to once again support UMS as a corporate sponsor
for the 2015–16 season.”

RI C H ARD L . DE VORE
Detroit and Southeast Michigan Regional President,
PNC Bank
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“PNC Bank is proud to support the efforts of UMS and the Ann
Arbor community.”

BROC K H ASTI E
Managing Partner, Retirement Income Solutions, Inc.
“With strong roots in the community for more than 30 years,
our team of investment advisors is proud to support UMS.
We recognize and appreciate UMS’s successful history
and applaud the organization’s ongoing commitment to
presenting authentic, world-renowned artists to the Ann Arbor
community.”

SAVA L E LC AJ
Chief Executive Officer, Savco: Hospitality
“One of Ann Arbor’s greatest assets is UMS, which brings
amazing, best-in-class performances to our city season after
season. Savco Hospitality is honored to support UMS and its
mission of engaging, educating, transforming, and connecting
the arts to our community.”

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JOE SESI
President, Sesi Lincoln Volvo Mazda
“UMS is an important cultural asset for our community. The Sesi Lincoln
Volvo Mazda team is delighted to sponsor such a fine organization.”

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JOHN W. STOU T
President, Stout Systems
“Supporting UMS is really a labor of love — love of music and the
performing arts and love of arts advocacy and education. Everyone
at Stout Systems knows we cannot truly be successful without
helping to make our community a better place. It is an honor to be
part of the UMS family.”

TO M TH O M PSO N
Owner, Tom Thompson Flowers
“Judy and I are enthusiastic participants in the UMS family. We
appreciate how our lives have been elevated by this relationship.”

OSAMU “SIMON” N AGATA
President, Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
North America, Inc.
“Toyota Technical Center is proud to support UMS, an organization
with a long and rich history of serving diverse audiences through a
wide variety of arts programming.”

TI F FAN Y FORD
President, University of Michigan Credit Union
“Thank you to UMS for enriching our lives. The University of
Michigan Credit Union is proud to be a part of another great
season of performing arts.”

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“The University of Michigan is proud to support UMS as
a natural extension of our academic enterprise. UMS’s
outstanding performances and educational programs add
tremendous value for our students, faculty, alumni, and
regional community.”

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MARK SC H L I SSE L
President, University of Michigan

MARSC H AL L RU N GE
Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs, University of
Michigan, and CEO, University of Michigan Health System
We are proud to partner with UMS for its 2015–16 season.
Music improves the quality of life for all of us, and,
increasingly, is recognized as an important ingredient for
better health.”

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Foundation, Government,
& University Support
UMS gratefully acknowledges the support of the following private
foundations, government agencies, and University of Michigan units:

$500,000 AND ABOVE
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

$20,000-$499,000
Anonymous
Charles H. Gershenson Trust

$5,000-$19,999
Benard L. Maas Foundation
The Seattle Foundation
University of Michigan Third Century Initiative

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SUPPORTING
THE ARTS
As a long-time patron of the arts,
Honigman and its Ann Arbor attorneys
are proud to support UMS.
Fernando Alberdi
Christopher A. Ballard
Maurice S. Binkow
Cynthia M. Bott
Anna M. Budde
Thomas W. Forster II
Carl W. Herstein
Richard D. Hoeg
Ann T. Hollenbeck
J. Michael Huget
Barbara A. Kaye

Tara E. Mahoney
Cyril Moscow
Leonard M. Niehoff
David N. Parsigian
Julie Kretzschmer Reitz
Eric J. Sosenko
James E. Stewart
Bea Swedlow
Sara E. Waidelich
Bill Winsten

For more information, please contact
David Parsigian at 734.418.4250 or
DParsigian@honigman.com.

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Takács
Quartet
Edward Dusinberre / Violin
Károly Schranz / Violin
Geraldine Walther / Viola
András Fejér / Cello
Wednesday Evening, December 2, 2015 at 7:30
Rackham Auditorium
Ann Arbor

23rd Performance of the 137th Annual Season
53rd Annual Chamber Arts Series

Tonight’s performance is supported by the Ilene H. Forsyth Chamber Arts Endowment Fund.
Media partnership provided by WGTE 91.3 FM.
The Takács Quartet appears by arrangement with Seldy Cramer Artists and records for Hyperion and
Decca/London Records.
The Takács Quartet is Quartet-in-Residence at the University of Colorado in Boulder and are
Associate Artists at Wigmore Hall, London.
In consideration of the artists and the audience, please refrain from the use of electronic devices
during the performance.
The photography, sound recording, or videotaping of this performance is prohibited.

PROGRAM
Franz Joseph Haydn
String Quartet No. 57 in C Major, Op. 74, No. 1
Allegro
Andantino grazioso
Menuetto: Allegro — Trio
Finale: Vivace

Timo Andres
Strong Language
Middens
Origin Story
Gentle Cycling

Intermission

Antonín Dvořák
String Quartet No. 14 in A-Flat Major, Op. 105
Adagio ma non troppo — Allegro appassionato
Molto vivace
Lento e molto cantabile
Finale: Allegro non tanto

On September 10, UMS received the National Medal of Arts from
President Barack Obama at the White House. We are deeply honored to be
the first university-based presenter to receive this recognition, which is
the highest award given to artists and arts patrons by the US government.
Please accept our sincerest thanks for your participation and generous
patronage, all of which have played a critical role in UMS being recognized
at the highest level. Artists tell us time and time again that “UMS
audiences are the best” and we wholeheartedly agree. This medal belongs
to all of us.
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N O W T H AT Y O U ' R E
I N Y O U R S E AT. . .
Now in its 40th year of active
concertizing, the Takács Quartet
has made its reputation by its
stellar interpretations of the
classical tradition, especially with
their Beethoven and Bartók cycles
acclaimed all over the world. Yet
the Takács has also been committed
to commissioning and performing
new works, and has over the years
premiered works by Bright Sheng,
James MacMillan, and John Psathas,
among others. They continue their
advocacy for contemporary music by
programming, between Haydn and
Dvořák, a quartet by Timo Andres, a
young American born 10 years after
they gave their first concert.

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S T R I N G Q U A R T E T N O . 5 7 I N C M A J O R , O P. 7 4 , N O . 1 ( 1 7 9 3 )
Franz Josef Haydn
Born March 31, 1732 in Rohrau, Lower Austria
Died May 31, 1809 in Vienna
UMS Premiere: Vermeer Quartet; January 13, 2001 in Rackham Auditorium.
Snapshots of History…In 1793:
· King Louis XVI of France is guillotined. The Louvre, the former royal
palace, becomes a museum
· William Blake writes Songs of Innocence and of Experience
· President George Washington lays the cornerstone for the United
States Capitol
· The second partition of Poland by Russia and Prussia
Haydn wrote six new quartets to
take with him on his second visit
to London, 1794–95. Earlier in the
1790s, he had carefully observed
the cosmopolitan London musical
scene over two seasons. Now, the new
quartets were clearly customized for
a thriving London market. Violinist
Johann Peter Salomon, the impresario
who had invited the renowned
Viennese composer to the British
capital, introduced him to a musical
life that differed from the insular
court life at Esterházy and differed,
too, from the more formal, semiprivate concerts that were given in
the homes of Viennese aristocrats.
Haydn noted how London’s larger
public concert rooms colored the
music that was played there. (The
Hanover Square Rooms, where
tonight’s quartet was first performed,
was large; it accommodated 800).
The London musicians were skilled,
versatile freelancers who could
speedily come to terms with new
music and were flexible in both
orchestral and chamber music.

Back in Vienna, musicians were
usually servant-performers or
aristocrat amateurs. Salomon
himself was a virtuoso, one of the
leading lights in London, with a
fine reputation as a leader of both
an orchestra and a string quartet.
Salomon’s London offered Haydn a
burgeoning variety of public concerts
in a busy commercial metropolis
with a population that was nearly
four times that of Vienna. London’s
sophisticated concert audiences
craved novelty and were willing to pay
handsomely for it — and the effect on
Haydn’s music was profound.
With his new collection, Haydn
was, in effect, playing catch-up. His
quartets were designed to compete
with the more attention-grabbing,
less subtle quartet music then current
in the English capital. Leading London
composers like Ignaz Pleyel and
Adalbert Gyrowetz wrote quartets
to showcase four soloists, often
within a relatively loose musical
structure. Single movements became
favorites and were often played
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sandwiched between symphonies,
concertos, and vocal selections.
Haydn’s quartets are the first he
had written for performance in
public venues. He wrote them on
a much broader canvas, requiring
an almost orchestral technique. He
had left behind the more intimate,
more intense, and inward-looking
world of his Viennese quartets. The
opening of tonight’s C-Major quartet,
Op. 74, No. 1, for example, is a bold and
dramatic chord which would have had
an immediate effect of calling a large
audience to attention. (Five of the six
quartets open this way, whereas none
of his quartets had previously done
so). Throughout the quartet, and
particularly in the finale, the virtuoso
first violin part was written with
Salomon’s agile fingers in mind. The
first violin dominates the writing, but
not to the exclusion of contrapuntal
writing between all four instruments
— as in the recapitulation of the
first movement, where the opening
themes are re-visited. After an
intense and sonorous slow movement,
Haydn makes dynamic use of rhythm
and introduces striking harmonic
surprises in the minuet. The “Finale”
is exuberant and engaging, with
vigorous corporate counterpoint and
a recurring witty rustic passage over
a cello drone — all designed to please
an audience eager to experience the
latest from an esteemed composer.
Program note ©2011 by Keith Horner.

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STRONG LANGUAGE (2015)
Timo Andres
Born 1985 in Palo Alto, California
UMS Premiere: This piece has never been performed on a UMS concert.
The composer writes:
I’ve been increasingly obsessed
with the idea that longer pieces can
actually be made out of less stuff as
a way of supporting the weight of
their structures. By “stuff” I don’t
mean narrative drama — a lot can
happen in 25 minutes — but actual
musical ideas. Strong Language has
three movements and exactly three
musical ideas.
“Middens” starts with a simple,
undulating melody, played
unaccompanied. Sonic detritus
gradually accrues underneath each
pile of notes. With each repetition of
the melody, the piles grow taller.
“Origin Story” ventures outward
from a static d-minor triad: first in
recalcitrant half-steps and little
by little further afield. As the
instruments gain confidence with
repetition, they coagulate into an
unstoppable melodic sequence.
Each time it is played, the sequence
shrinks a bar, cramming everincreasing contrapuntal complexity
into a smaller and smaller space.
“Gentle Cycling” reverses the
process of “Middens,” coaxing an
expressive viola and cello duet
from a spectral landscape of plucks,
scrapes, and knocks.
Program note by Timo Andres.

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S T R I N G Q U A R T E T N O . 1 4 I N A - F L AT M A J O R , O P. 1 0 5 ( 1 8 9 5 )
Antonín Dvořák
Born September 8, 1841 in Nelahozeves, Bohemia
Died May 1, 1904 in Prague
UMS Premiere: Flonzaley Quartette; January 22, 1912 in University Hall.
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· Oscar Hammerstein opens the Olympia Theatre, the first theater to be
built in New York City’s Times Square district
· Auguste and Louis Lumière display their first moving picture film in Paris

Praise God we are all well, and we rejoice
that after three years we can again
spend a delightful and happy Christmas
in Bohemia! It was so different last year
in America, where we were so far away
in a foreign land and separated from all
the children and friends! …Now I am
very industrious…I have just finished
a new quartet in G Major, and now I am
already coming to the end of a second in
A-flat… (December 23, 1895)

In these passages from a letter to a
friend, Antonín Dvořák expressed the
immense creative release he felt on
coming home for good from the “New
World.” The impulse to compose was
so strong in him that in short order
he wrote what would become his final
works in chamber media and perhaps
his crowing achievements in that
field. Dvořák had actually begun the
A-flat Quartet in New York during
March 1895, but had completed
only the exposition of the first
movement. Now, comfortably at home
in Bohemia, the composer turned again
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to unfinished work, but not before
dashing off the G-Major Quartet that
would become its companion as Op. 106.
The first movement of the A-flat
Quartet opens “Adagio ma non troppo”
with an unexpectedly somber mood
in the minor mode. This serious
introduction builds in intensity but
then melts unnoticeably into the main
“Allegro appassionato” section with
its carefree first theme. (Is Dvořák
pulling our leg? Or is he painting a
musical picture of the story he tells in
his letter?) The second theme is even
more playful, but the movement has
its darker moments and its passionate
ones as well.
The Scherzo second movement is
one of Dvořák’s finest chamber music
movements. It is a brilliant furiant, a
folk dance with characteristic rhythmic
shifts that imply changed in meter.
Besides the overall symmetrical A-B-A
form, the outline of each section is
symmetrical also, with three divisions
in the main section and three in the
Trio. Quotations from Dvořák’s opera,

The Jacobin, appear in the Trio section.
The “Lento” movement is similarly
a three-part structure, but one in
which reminiscences of the middle
section return near the end. Dvořák
scholar Otakar Sourek writes that
the movement’s “strongly romantic
character is full of sweetly melodious
and ardent yearning.”
The opening of the finale balances
the opening of the first movement.
A serious, dramatic mood prevails,
complete with the theatrical tremolos
in the middle parts. Soon, however, all
this dissolves into the general gaiety
of the main theme. The movement is
an innovative sonata form with three
principal themes instead of the usual
two. The music drives toward its final
goal propelled by a strong rhythmic
impulse reminiscent of Dvořák’s
Slavonic Dances.
Program note by Dr. Michael Fink.

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ARTISTS
Recognized as one of the world’s great
ensembles, the Takács Quartet plays with
a unique blend of drama, warmth, and
humor, combining four distinct musical
personalities to bring fresh insights to the
string quartet repertoire.
In 2012, Gramophone announced that
the Takács Quartet was the only string
quartet to be inducted into its first Hall of
Fame, along with such legendary artists
as Jascha Heifetz, Leonard Bernstein, and
Dame Janet Baker. The ensemble also
won the 2011 Award for “Best Chamber
Music and Song” presented by the
Royal Philharmonic Society in London.
The Quartet is based in Boulder at the
University of Colorado, where it has been
ensemble-in-residence for 32 years.
During the 2015–16 season, the
Quartet performs with pianist Garrick
Ohlsson at Stanford University, the
University of Richmond, the University
of Florida, and Atlanta’s Spivey Hall. The
quartet will also perform in Santiago,
Chile, and Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil. In addition to their annual series
at London’s Wigmore Hall, where the
members of the Quartet are associate
artists, other European engagements
this season include performances in Oslo,
Amsterdam, Budapest, Hamburg, Hannover,
Brussels, and Bilbao, and a concert at the
Schubertiade in Hohenems, Austria. The
Quartet also performed Philip Roth’s
“Everyman” program with Meryl Streep at
the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto
in October 2015, following a performance
of the program with Ms. Streep at
Princeton University in 2014. The Quartet
also performed “Everyman” with Academy
Award–winning actor Philip Seymour
Hoffman at Carnegie Hall in 2007.
The Quartet’s award-winning recordings
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include the complete Beethoven cycle on
the Decca label. In 2005, the late Beethoven
quartets won “Disc of the Year” and
Chamber Award from BBC Music Magazine,
a Gramophone Award, and a Japanese
Record Academy Award. The Quartet’s
recordings of the early and middle
Beethoven quartets collected a Grammy
Award, another Gramophone Award, a
Chamber Music America Award, and two
additional awards from the Japanese
Recording Academy. The Quartet has also
made 16 recordings for the Decca label
since 1988 of works by Beethoven, Bartók,
Borodin, Brahms, Chausson, Dvořák,
Haydn, Mozart, Schubert, and Smetana. The
ensemble’s recording of Bartók’s six string
quartets received the 1998 Gramophone
Award for chamber music and, in 1999, was
nominated for a Grammy Award.
The Takács Quartet is known for
innovative programming. The group
regularly collaborates with Hungarian
folk ensemble Muzsikás in programs that
explore the folk sources of Bartók’s music.
The Quartet also performed a music and
poetry program on a 14-city US tour, which
included Ann Arbor, with poet Robert
Pinsky. In 2010, the ensemble collaborated
with the Colorado Shakespeare Festival
and David Lawrence Morse on a drama
project that explored the composition of
Beethoven’s last quartets.
The members of the Takács Quartet
are Christoffersen Faculty Fellows at the
University of Colorado. The Quartet has
helped to develop a string program with a
special emphasis on chamber music, where
students work in a nurturing environment
designed to help them develop their
artistry. The members’ commitment
to teaching is enhanced by summer
residencies at the Aspen Music Festival

and at the Music Academy of the West,
Santa Barbara. The Takács is also a Visiting
Quartet at the Guildhall School of Music
and Drama in London.
The Takács Quartet was formed in 1975
at the Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest
by Gábor Takács-Nagy, Károly Schranz,
Gábor Ormai, and András Fejér while
all four were students. It first received
international attention in 1977, winning
first prize and the critics’ prize at the
International String Quartet Competition
in Evian, France. The Quartet also won the
gold medal at the 1978 Portsmouth and
Bordeaux competitions, and first prizes at
the Budapest International String Quartet
Competition in 1978 and the Bratislava
Competition in 1981. The Quartet made
its North American debut tour in 1982.
Violinist Edward Dusinberre joined in 1993
and violist Roger Tapping in 1995. Violist
Geraldine Walther replaced Mr. Tapping
in 2005. In 2001, the Takács Quartet was
awarded the Order of Merit of the Knight’s
Cross of the Republic of Hungary; in March
2011, each member was awarded the
Order of Merit Commander’s Cross by the
President of the Republic of Hungary.

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This evening’s concert marks the Takács Quartet’s 18th performance under
UMS auspices. The ensemble made its UMS debut in February 1984 at
Rackham Auditorium, and most recently appeared under UMS auspices in
October 2013.
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Ticket Office Assistant
Katherine McBride
Group Sales &
Promotions Coordinator
Ellen Miller
Ticket Office/Front-ofHouse Assistant
Anné Renforth
Ticket Services
Coordinator
Anna Simmons
Assistant Ticket Services
Manager
Willie Sullivan
Front-of-House
Coordinator
Dennis Carter, Bruce
Oshaben, Brian Roddy
Head Ushers

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Marnie Reid
Interim Director of
Development

Sara Billmann
Director of Marketing &
Communications

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UMS Staff

UMS CHORAL
UNION
Scott Hanoian
Music Director &
Conductor
Arianne Abela
Assistant Conductor
Kathleen Operhall
Chorus Manager
Nancy Heaton
Chorus Librarian
Jean Schneider
Accompanist
Scott VanOrnum
Accompanist

Liz Stover Rosenthal
Programming Manager
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Generous
Donors
Campaign Gifts and Multi-Year Pledges
To help ensure the future of UMS, the following donors have made gifts
to the Victors for Michigan campaign. We are grateful to these donors for
their commitments.
$50,0 0 0 –$74,999

Maxine Frankel and
James Stanley

Essel and Menakka Bailey
Daniel and Barbara Balbach
Penny and Ken Fischer
Beverley and Gerson Geltner
Mohamad Issa/Issa
Foundation
Miller, Canfield, Paddock
and Stone, P.L.C.
Mr. and Mrs. Donald L.
Morelock
Agnes Moy-Sarns and David
Sarns and the Sarns Family
Gil Omenn and Martha
Darling
Tim and Sally Petersen
Phil and Kathy Power
Sharon and Doug Rothwell
Linda Samuelson and Joel
Howell
Jane and Edward Schulak
Dennis and Ellie Serras
Glenn E. Watkins
Marina and Bob Whitman
Gerald B. Zelenock

$ 5 00,0 0 0 O R MO R E

Carl Cohen
Ilene H. Forsyth
Maxine and Stuart Frankel
Foundation
Eugene and Emily Grant
Family Foundation
The Andrew W. Mellon
Foundation
Candis J. and Helmut F. Stern
The Wallace Foundation
$ 1 00,00 0 –$ 4 99,9 9 9

Anonymous
Bert Askwith and Patti
Askwith Kenner
Emily W. Bandera
Dennis Dahlmann
Sharon and Dallas Dort
Stephen and Rosamund
Forrest
Susan and Richard Gutow
Wallis Cherniack Klein
David Leichtman and Laura
A. McGinn
Norma and Dick Sarns
Ron and Eileen Weiser
Max Wicha and Sheila
Crowley
Ann and Clayton Wilhite
$ 7 5 ,000 –$ 99,9 9 9

David and Phyllis Herzig
Nancy and James Stanley

$25,0 0 0 –$49,999

Carol Amster
Cheryl Cassidy
Junia Doan
John R. Edman and Betty B.
Edman
Barbara H. Garavaglia
Charles H. Gershenson Trust
Anne and Paul Glendon
Norman and Debbie Herbert
Carl and Charlene Herstein
Jerry and Dale Kolins

Jeffrey MacKie-Mason and
Janet Netz
Martin Family Foundation
M. Haskell and Jan Barney
Newman
Dan and Sarah Nicoli
Lois Stegeman
Stout Systems
John W. and Gail Ferguson
Stout
Karen and David Stutz
Dody Viola
$15,000– $ 24 , 999

Michael and Suzan
Alexander
Linda and Ronald Benson
Valerie and David Canter
Sara and Michael Frank
Wendy and Ted Lawrence
Virginia and Gordon Nordby
Eleanor Pollack

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C AM PAI G N CO - C H A I R S

$5,000– $ 14 , 999

Barbara Anderson and John
Romani
John and Lillian Back
Karen Bantel and Steve
Geiringer
Suzanne A. and Frederick J.
Beutler
Tim and Robin Damschroder
Michele Derr
Ann Martin and Russ Larson
Steve and Betty Palms
Eric and Ines Storhok

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funds. You may contribute to an existing endowment fund or establish
a named endowment with a minimum gift of $25,000. We extend our
deepest appreciation to the many donors who have established and/or
contributed to the following funds:

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H. Gardner and Bonnie Ackley Endowment Fund
Herbert S. and Carol Amster Endowment Fund
Catherine S. Arcure Endowment Fund
Carl and Isabelle Brauer Endowment Fund
Dahlmann Sigma Nu Endowment UMS Fund
Hal and Ann Davis Endowment Fund
Dallas and Sharon Dort Endowment Fund
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Endowment Fund
John R. and Betty B. Edman Endowment Fund
Epstein Endowment Fund
Stephen and Rosamund Forrest Student Ticket Endowment Fund
Ilene H. Forsyth Endowment Funds for Choral Union, Chamber Arts, and Theater
James Garavaglia Theater Endowment Fund
Anne and Paul Glendon Endowment Fund
Susan and Richard Gutow Renegade Ventures Endowment Fund
George N. and Katherine C. Hall Endowment Fund
Norman and Debbie Herbert Endowment Fund
David and Phyllis Herzig Endowment Fund
JazzNet Endowment Fund
William R. Kinney Endowment Fund
Wallis Cherniack Klein Endowment for Student Experiences
Dr. and Mrs. Jerry Kolins Shakespearean Endowment Fund
Frances Mauney Lohr Choral Union Endowment Fund
Natalie Matovinović Endowment Fund
Medical Community Endowment Fund
Dr. Robert and Janet Miller Endowment Fund
NEA Matching Fund
Ottmar Eberbach Funds
Palmer Endowment Fund
Mary R. Romig-deYoung Music Appreciation Fund
Prudence and Amnon Rosenthal K-12 Education Endowment Fund
Charles A. Sink Endowment Fund
Herbert E. and Doris Sloan Endowment Fund
James and Nancy Stanley Endowment Fund
Susan B. Ullrich Endowment Fund
UMS Endowment Fund
The Wallace Endowment Fund
The Zelenock Family Endowment Fund

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Endowed Funds

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November 7
Michigan Theater

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January 16
Michigan Theater

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April 9
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We are grateful to the following donors for including UMS in their
estate plans. These gifts will provide financial support to UMS for
generations to come.
Marilyn G. Jeffs
Thomas C. and Constance M. Kinnear
Diane Kirkpatrick
Dr. and Mrs. Jerry Kolins
Frank Legacki and Alicia Torres
Leo and Kathy Legatski
Richard LeSueur
Robert and Pearson Macek
Susan McClanahan
Griff and Pat McDonald
Joanna McNamara
M. Haskell and Jan Barney Newman
Len Niehoff
Dr. and Mrs. Frederick O’Dell
David Parsigian
Irena Politano
Eleanor Pollack
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis M. Powers
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Radock
Mr. and Mrs. Jack Ricketts
Prue and Ami Rosenthal
Irma J. Sklenar
Art and Elizabeth Solomon
Richard W. Solt
Hildreth Spencer
Eric and Ines Storhok
Louise Taylor
Roy and JoAn Wetzel
Ann and Clayton Wilhite
Max Wicha and Sheila Crowley
Marion Wirick
Mr. and Mrs. Ronald G. Zollar

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Anonymous
Bernard and Raquel Agranoff
Mike Allemang
Carol and Herb Amster
Neil P. Anderson
Dr. and Mrs. David G. Anderson
Catherine S. Arcure
Barbara K. and Laurence R. Baker
Rodney and Joan Bentz
Kathy Benton and Robert Brown
Linda and Maurice Binkow
Elizabeth S. Bishop
Mr. and Mrs. W. Howard Bond
Mr. and Mrs. Pal E. Borondy
Barbara Everitt Bryant
Lou and Janet Callaway
Pat and George Chatas
Mr. and Mrs. John Alden Clark
Carl Cohen
Alan and Bette Cotzin
Mary C. Crichton
Penny and Ken Fischer
Susan Ruth Fisher
Meredith L. and Neal Foster
Thomas and Barbara Gelehrter
Beverley and Gerson Geltner
Dr. Sid Gilman and Dr. Carol Barbour
Anne and Paul Glendon
Thea and Elliot Glicksman
Debbie and Norman Herbert
Rita and Peter Heydon
John and Martha Hicks
Gideon and Carol Hoffer

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Planned Gifts/Bequests

How to Make a Gift
UMS excites the imagination, sparks creativity, sharpens collaboration,
inspires new ways of thinking, and connects us in ways that only the
arts can. Your gift of any size will enable UMS to deliver world-class
performances and create outstanding educational opportunities for our
community.
Please send gift to:
UMS Development
881 N. University Ave
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1011
For more information, please call 734.764.8489 or visit ums.org/support.

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UMS Support – July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015
The following list includes donors who made gifts to UMS between
July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015. Due to space restraints, we can only list in the
UMS program book those who donated $250 or more. Donors of $1-$249 will
be included in the online list at ums.org.
P RO D UC E R S
($5 0 0,0 0 0 OR M O R E )
Ilene H. Forsyth #
Eugene and Emily Grant Family
Foundation
University of Michigan

D I RECTOR S
($1 0 0,0 0 0 –$ 4 9 9, 9 9 9)
Anonymous
Carl and Isabelle Brauer Fund #
Ford Motor Company Fund and
Community Services
Maxine and Stuart Frankel
Foundation
Karl V. Hauser #
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
University of Michigan Health System
The Wallace Foundation

S O LO I ST S
($5 0,0 0 0 –$ 9 9, 9 9 9)
Anonymous
Anonymous #
Bert Askwith and Patti Askwith
Kenner
Community Foundation for
Southeast Michigan
Dance/USA
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
DTE Energy Foundation
Masco Corporation Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
Linda and Stuart Nelson
in honor of Ken Fischer

MAES T ROS
($20,0 00 –$ 4 9, 9 9 9)
Anonymous
Anonymous #
Emily W. Bandera, M.D.
Sharon and Dallas Dort #
Stephen and Rosamund Forrest #
Barbara H. Garavaglia #
in memory of Jim Garavaglia
Beverley and Gerson Geltner
Charles H. Gershenson Trust,
Maurice S. Binkow, Trustee
Susan and Richard Gutow #
KeyBank
Jeffrey MacKie-Mason and Janet Netz
Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural
Affairs
Philip and Kathy Power
Norma and Dick Sarns #
Sesi Lincoln
Toyota
Bruce G. Tuchman

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U-M Third Century Initiative
Ron and Eileen Weiser
Max Wicha and Sheila Crowley
Ann and Clayton Wilhite

V IRTUOSOS
( $1 0,000– $1 9, 999)
Jerry and Gloria Abrams
includes gift in honor of John M.
Nicklas
Menakka and Essel Bailey #
Bank of Ann Arbor
Joseph A. Bartush, LS&A, Class of ‘71
Bendit Foundation
Rachel Bendit and Mark Bernstein
Maurice and Linda Binkow
Carl Cohen
Jim and Patsy Donahey
Penny and Ken Fischer
Anne and Paul Glendon
David and Phyllis Herzig
Joel Howell and Linda Samuelson
The Japan Foundation
Frank Legacki and Alicia Torres
Natalie Matovinović
in memory of Josip Matovinović
MD
McKinley Associates, Inc.
Thomas and Deborah McMullen
McMullen Properties
Mrs. Robert E. Meredith #
Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone
P.L.C.
Mr. and Mrs. Donald L. Morelock
New England Foundation for the Arts
Old National Bank
Gil Omenn and Martha Darling
Leslee and Michael Perstein
in honor of Margie McKinley
Tim and Sally Petersen #
PNC Foundation
James Read
Retirement Income Solutions
Sharon and Doug Rothwell
Agnes Moy-Sarns and David Sarns
Jane and Edward Schulak
Dennis and Ellie Serras
Gary and Diane Stahle
Nancy and James Stanley
University of Michigan Credit Union
Stanford and Sandra Warshawsky
Robert O. and Darragh H. Weisman
in honor of Jean and Sidney Silber
Robert and Marina Whitman
Gerald B. (Jay) Zelenock #

CONCERTMASTERS
($ 5,000–$ 9,999)
Michael Allemang and Janis Bobrin
Carol Amster
Barbara A. Anderson and John H.
Romani
Ann Arbor Automotive
Anonymous
Linda and Ronald Benson
Andrew and Lisa Bernstein
Gary Boren
Edward and Mary Cady
Valerie and David Canter
Cheryl Cassidy
Comerica Bank
Anne and Howard Cooper
Junia Doan
Faber Piano Institute
Randall and Nancy Faber
David and Jo-Anna Featherman
Barbara G. Fleischman
Katherine and Tom Goldberg
Norman and Debbie Herbert #
Carl and Charlene Herstein
Honigman Miller Schwartz and
Cohn LLP
David and Sally Kennedy
in memory of Elizabeth Earhart
Kennedy
Jerry and Dale Kolins #
Samuel and Marilyn Krimm
Level X Talent
Richard and Carolyn Lineback
Benard L. Maas Foundation
Mardi Gras Fund
Martin Family Foundation #
Dan and Sarah Nicoli
THE MOSAIC FOUNDATION (of R. &
P. Heydon)
M. Haskell and Jan Barney Newman
Virginia and Gordon Nordby
Rob and Quincy Northrup
Eleanor Pollack
Frances Quarton
Corliss and Dr. Jerry Rosenberg
in honor of Ken Fischer
Prue and Ami Rosenthal
Lynne Rosenthal
Savco Hospitality
Lois Stegeman
The Summer Fund of the Charlevoix
County Community Foundation
Stout Systems
John W. and Gail Ferguson Stout
Karen and David Stutz
includes gift in honor of Donald
and Antoinette Morelock
Dody Viola

# indicates that a donation was made to support a UMS Endowment Fund

L EAD ER S
($2, 5 0 0 –$ 4, 9 9 9)

PATRONS
( $1 ,0 0 0 – $2,499)
Katherine Aldrich
Richard and Mona Alonzo
American Title Company of
Washtenaw
Christiane Anderson
David G. and Joan M. Anderson #
John Anderson and Lyn McHie
Dave and Katie Andrea
Anonymous
Anonymous
in honor of Jean Campbell
Dr. and Mrs. Rudi Ansbacher
Harlene and Henry Appelman
Dr. Frank J. Ascione
Bob and Martha Ause
Elizabeth R. Axelson and Donald
H. Regan
Jonathan Ayers and Teresa
Gallagher
Patricia Bard
Lisa and Jim Baker
Rosalyn, Joshua, and Beth Barclay
in memory of Mel L. Barclay, M.D.
John and Ginny Bareham
Anne Beaubien and Phil Berry
Cecilia Benner
in memory of David Lebenbom
Dr. Rosemary R. Berardi and Dr.
Carolyn R. Zaleon
Sara Billmann and Jeffrey Kuras
Joan Binkow
John Blankley and Maureen Foley
Blue Nile Restautent
DJ and Dieter Boehm
in honor of Sara Billmann
Margaret and Howard Bond
Rebecca S. Bonnell
Charles and Linda Borgsdorf
Laurence and Grace Boxer
Dr. and Mrs. Ralph R. Bozell
Dale E. and Nancy M. Briggs
David and Sharon Brooks
Robert and Jeannine Buchanan
Lawrence and Valerie Bullen
Joan and Charley Burleigh
Barbara and Al Cain
Lou and Janet Callaway
Dan Cameron Family Foundation
Jean W. Campbell
Sally Camper and Bob Lyons
Thomas and Marilou Capo
Anne Chase
Patricia Chatas

Myung Choi
Brian and Cheryl Clarkson
Ellen and Hubert Cohen
Deborah Keller-Cohen and Evan
Cohen
Connie and Jim Cook
Mac and Nita Cox
Christopher Dahl and Ruth Rowse
in honor of Ken Fischer
Timothy and Robin Damschroder
Charles and Kathleen Davenport
Michele Derr
in memory of Ellwood Derr
Monique Deschaine
Molly Dobson
Peter and Grace Duren
Rosalie Edwards/Vibrant Ann
Arbor Fund of the Ann Arbor Area
Community Foundation
Charles and Julia Eisendrath
Johanna Epstein and Steven Katz
Harvey and Elly Falit
in honor of Carol and Norman
Schnall
Margaret and John Faulkner
Esther Floyd
Food Art
Dan and Jill Francis
Judy and Paul Freedman
Leon and Marcia Friedman
Bill and Boc Fulton
Zita and Wayne Gillis
Barbara and Fred Goldberg #
Cozette T. Grabb
Nicki Griffith
Kenneth and Margaret Guire #
Marlys Hamill
Jeff Hannah and Nur Akcasu
Randall L. and Nancy Caine
Harbour #
Clifford and Alice Hart
Larry Hastie
Daniel and Jane Hayes
David W. Heleniak #
Sivana Heller
Eileen and Saul Hymans
IATSE Local 395
Jean Jacobson
Janet and Wallie Jeffries
Timothy and Jo Wiese Johnson
Liz Johnson
Kent and Mary Johnson
in memory of Dr. Mel Barclay
Mark and Madolyn Kaminski
Richard and Sylvia Kaufman
in honor of Ken Fischer
James A. Kelly and Mariam C.
Noland
Carolyn and Jim Knake
Michael J. Kondziolka and
Mathias-Philippe Badin
Barbara and Michael Kratchman
Donald and Jeanne Kunz
Ann Martin and Russ Larson
Jerry and Marion Lawrence
John K. Lawrence and Jeanine A.
DeLay

FA L L 2 0 1 5

Jim and Barbara Adams
Michael and Suzan Alexander
Anonymous
Arts Midwest Touring Fund
John and Lillian Back
Karen Bantel and Steve Geiringer
Dr. Carol Barbour and Dr. Sid
Gilman
Bob and Wanda Bartlett
Bradford and Lydia Bates
Kathy Benton and Robert Brown
Suzanne A. and Frederick J.
Beutler #
Carolyn M. Carty and Thomas H.
Haug
Jean and Ken Casey
Julia Donovan Darlow and John
Corbett O’Meara
Elena and Nicholas Delbanco
Alice Dobson
John Dryden and Diana Raimi
Joan and Emil Engel
George W. Ford
in memory of Steffi Reiss
Sara and Michael Frank
Prof. David M. Gates
Thomas and Barbara Gelehrter
Bill and Ruth Gilkey
John Griffith
Leslie and Mary Ellen Guinn
Lynn and Martin Halbfinger
Robert and Dannielle Hamilton
Katherine D. Hein
Connie and Tom Kinnear
Diane Kirkpatrick
Philip and Kathryn Klintworth
Ted and Wendy Lawrence
Leo and Kathy Legatski
Carolyn and Paul Lichter
Lawrence and Rebecca Lohr #
E. Daniel and Kay Long #
Jean E. Long
Ernest and Adèle McCarus
Susan McClanahan and Bill
Zimmerman
includes a gift in honor of
Donald and Antoinette Morelock
Estate of Michael G. McGuire
Paul Morel and Linda Woodworth
Virginia Morgan and Joseph Spiegel
William Nolting and Donna
Parmelee
Steve and Betty Palms
Elizabeth and David Parsigian
Judith A. Pavitt
Bertram and Elaine Pitt
Jim and Bonnie Reece
John W. Reed
in honor of Ken Fischer
Anthony L. Reffells
Nathaniel and Melody Rowe

Frankie and Scott Simonds
in honor of Candis and Helmut
Stern
Ed and Natalie Surovell
Judy and Lewis Tann
Keturah Thunder Haab
Jim Toy
includes gifts in honor of Ken
Fischer and in memory of Jerry
Fischer
Elise Weisbach

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Dr. Carl Winberg
in honor of Margie McKinley

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David Leichtman and Laura A.
McGinn
Richard LeSueur
Fran Lyman
Tim and Lisa Lynch
John and Cheryl MacKrell
Edwin and Cathy Marcus
Nancy and Philip Margolis
Debbie and David Marmor
in honor of Karen and David Stutz
W. Harry Marsden
Howard L. Mason
Mary M. Matthews
Jerry A. and Deborah Orr May #
W. Joseph McCune and Georgiana
M. Sanders
Griff and Pat McDonald
James H. McIntosh and Elaine K.
Gazda
Margaret McKinley
Bert and Kathy Moberg
Lester and Jeanne Monts
Moscow Philanthropic Fund
John and Ann Nicklas
Susan and Mark Orringer #
Elisa A. Ostafin
Lisa and John Peterson
Pfizer Foundation
Juliet S. Pierson
Susan Pollans and Alan Levy
Stephen and Bettina Pollock
Rick and Mary Price
Jeff Reece
Ray and Ginny Reilly
Malverne Reinhart
Huda Karaman Rosen
Victor Strecher and Jeri Rosenberg
Herbert and Ernestine Ruben
Craig and Jan Ruff
Karem and Lena Sakallah
Maya and Stephanie Savarino
Erik and Carol Serr
Janet Shatusky
Alyce Sigler
Carl Simon and Bobbi Low
Nancy and Brooks Sitterley
Michael Sivak and Enid Wasserman
Barbara Furin Sloat
Ren and Susan Snyder
Linh and Dug Song
Cheryl Soper
Michael B. Staebler and Jennifer R.
Poteat
Ted St. Antoine
Virginia E. Stein #
Eric and Ines Storhok
Dalia and Stan Strasius
Charlotte Sundelson
Louise Taylor
Louise Townley
Jeff and Lisa Tulin-Silver
Susan B. Ullrich #
Jack and Marilyn van der Velde
Douglas and Andrea Van Houweling
Joyce Watson and Marty Warshaw
Harvey and Robin Wax
includes a gift in honor of Penny
Fischer

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Lauren and Gareth Williams
Max and Mary Wisgerhof
Charles Witke and Aileen Gatten
The Worsham Family Foundation
Thomas and Erin Zurbuchen #

BEN EFAC TORS
( $500– $999)
Roger Albin and Nili Tannenbaum
Christine W. Alvey
Neil P. Anderson
Anonymous
Sandy and Charlie Aquino
Penny and Arthur Ashe
Laurence R. and Barbara K. Baker
Reg and Pat Baker
Barbara and Daniel Balbach #
David and Monika Barera
Astrid B. Beck
Rodney and Joan Bentz
James K. and Lynda W. Berg
Peggy and Ramon Berguer
in honor of Jim and Nancy Stanley
L. S. Berlin and Jean McPhail
Raymond and Janet Bernreuter
William and Ilene Birge
Ron and Mimi Bogdasarian
R.M. Bradley and C.M. Mistretta
Joel Bregman and Elaine Pomeranz
Charles C. Bright and Susan Crowell
Susan and Oliver Cameron
Thomas and Colleen Carey
Brent and Valerie Carey
Jack and Susan Carlson
Barbara Mattison Carr
Andrew Caughey MD and
Shelly Neitzel MD
Tsun and Siu Ying Chang
Samuel and Roberta Chappell
John and Camilla Chiapuris
Reginald and Beverly Ciokajlo
Mark Clague and Laura Jackson
Judy and Malcolm Cohen
Jon Cohn and Daniela Wittmann
Arnold and Susan Coran
Paul Courant and Marta Manildi
Katherine and Clifford Cox
Clifford and Laura Craig #
John and Mary Curtis
Roderick and Mary Ann Daane
Linda Davis and Bob Richter
in honor of Ken Fischer
David Deromedi
in memory of Nancy Deromedi
Andrzej and Cynthia Dlugosz
Karen Yamada and Gary Dolce
Ed and Mary Durfee
James F. Eder
Barbara and Tony Eichmuller
Alan S. Eiser
Phil and Phyllis Fellin
Carol Finerman
Susan Fisher
Scott and Janet Fogler
David Fox and Paula Bockenstedt
Christopher Friese
in honor of Jerry Blackstone
Carol Gagliardi and David Flesher

Tom Gasloli
Renate Gerulaitis
David and Maureen Ginsburg #
Ken Gottschlich and Martha Pollack
Christopher and Elaine Graham
Martha and Larry Gray
Dr. John and Renee M. Greden
Drs. Patricia and Stephen Green
Raymond Grew
Werner H. Grilk
in memory of Warren L. Hallock
Steven and Sheila Hamp
Alan Harnik and Prof Gillian FeeleyHarnik
Martin D. and Connie D. Harris
Dr. Don P. Haefner and Dr. Cynthia
J. Stewart
Helen C. Hall
Stephen Henderson
Kay Holsinger and Douglas C. Wood
Jim and Colleen Hume
Ann D. Hungerman
Isciences, L.L.C.
Hank and Karen Jallos
Mattias Jonsson and Johanna
Eriksson
Don and Sue Kaul
David H. and Gretchen Kennard
John Kennard and Debbi Carmody
Paul and Dana Kissner
Jean and Arnold Kluge
Barbara and Ronald Kramer
Mary L. Kramer
in honor of Ken Fischer
Gary and Barbara Krenz
Jane Fryman Laird
Joan and Melvyn Levitsky
Jennifer Lewis and Marc Bernstein
James and Jean Libs
Marty and Marilyn Lindenauer
Rod and Robin Little
Joan Lowenstein and Jonathan Trobe
Brigitte Maassen
William and Jutta Malm
Melvin and Jean Manis
Susan Martin
Judythe and Roger Maugh
Martha Mayo and Irwin Goldstein
Margaret and Harris McClamroch
Jordan McClellan
Bill and Ginny McKeachie
Semyon and Terry Meerkov
Bernice and Herman Merte
Fei Fei and John Metzler
Lee Meyer
Dr. James M. Miller and Dr. Rebecca
H. Lehto
Lewis and Kara Morgenstern
Lisa and Steve Morris
Brian and Jacqueline Morton
Drs. Louis and Julie Jaffee Nagel
Marylen S. Oberman
Elizabeth Ong
M. Joseph and Zoe Pearson
Jean and Jack Peirce
Wesen and William Peterson
Diana and Bill Pratt
Wallace and Barbara Prince

Judith Abrams
Jan and Sassa Akervall
Gordon and Carol Allardyce
James and Catherine Allen
Catherine M. Andrea
Ann Arbor Area Community
Foundation
Anonymous
Bernard and Raquel Agranoff
Dr. Diane M. Agresta
Helen and David Aminoff
Ralph and Elaine Anthony
Lisa and Scott Armstrong
Eric and Nancy Aupperle
Rosemary and John Austgen
Robert and Mary Baird
Pat Bantle

Michael Gatti and Lisa Murray
Prof. Beth Genne and Prof. Allan
Gibbard
Chris Genteel and Dara Moses
J. Martin Gillespie and Tara Gillespie
Google Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles and Janet
Goss
Marla Gousseff
Michael L. Gowing
Jenny Graf
Jerry M. and Mary K. Gray
Richard and Linda Greene
Linda and Roger Grekin
Carl Guldberg
George and Mary Haddad
Drs. Erik and Dina Hanby
Susan R. Harris
J. Lawrence Henkel and Jacqueline
Stearns
Therese and Alfred Hero
Lorna and Mark Hildebrandt
Perry Irish Hodgson
Timothy Hofer and Valerie Kivelson
Diane S. Hoff #
Daniel Hoffman
James S. and Wendy Fisher
House #
Gaye Humphrey
Harold Ingram #
Mark and Linda Johnson
Mr. Lawrence and Mrs. Ruth Jones
Janet and Jerry Joseph
Don and Nancy Kaegi
Monica and Fritz Kaenzig
Angela Kane
Mark and Carol Kaplan
E. and M. Katz
Fred and Susan Kellam
Charles Kelly
Nancy Keppelman and Michael
Smerza
Dan and Freddi Kilburn
Laurence King and Robyn FreyKing
Web and Betty Kirksey
Michael Koen
Rosalie and Ron Koenig
Joseph and Marilynn Kokoszka
Bert and Geraldine Kruse
Frank and Kim La Marca
Donald John Lachowicz
Tim and Kathy Laing
Linda Langer
Anne-Marie and Anthony La Rocca
John and Theresa Lee
James Leija and Aric Knuth
Anne and Harvey Leo
John Lesko and Suzanne
Schluederberg
Rachelle Lesko
Gloria Kitto Lewis
Jacqueline Lewis
in honor of Ken Fischer
Michael and Debra Lisull
Dr. Len and Betty Lofstrom
Julie M. Loftin

FA L L 2 0 1 5

ASS O CI AT ES
($25 0 – $ 4 9 9)

Barbara Barclay
Frank and Lindsay Tyas Bateman
Kenneth and Eileen Behmer
Christina Bellows and Joe Alberts
Helen V. Berg
Corry and Gahl Berkooz
Dan Berland and Lisa Jevens
Barbara and Sheldon Berry
Maria Beye
Mary E. Black
Jerry and Dody Blackstone #
Judy Bobrow and Jon Desenberg
Mr. Mark D. Bomia
Joel Bregman and Elaine Pomeranz
Gloria D. Brooks
Morton B. and Raya Brown
Tom and Lori Buiteweg
Jonathan and Trudy Bulkley
Jim and Cyndi Burnstein
Tony and Jane Burton
Jenny and Jim Carpenter
Dennis J. Carter
Susan Carter
Joan and Mark Chesler
Laurence Cheung
Hilary Cohen
Wayne and Melinda Colquitt
Dr. Lisa D. Cook
Katharine Cosovich
Susan Bozell Craig
Jean Cunningham and Fawwaz
Ulaby
Marylee Dalton and Lynn
Drickamer
Connie D’Amato
Sunil and Merial Das
Art and Lyn Powrie Davidge #
in memory of Gwen and
Emerson Powrie
Ed and Ellie Davidson
John Debbink
David L. DeBruyn
Margaret Delaney
Kenneth Wisinski and Linda
Dintenfass
Paul and Annemarie Dolan
Elizabeth Duell
Don and Kathy Duquette
Swati Dutta
Richard and Myrna Edgar
Gloria Edwards
Morgan and Sally Edwards
Charles and Julie Ellis
Thomas Fabiszewski
Kay Felt
Jeff Fessler and Sue Cutler
Herschel and Adrienne Fink
Harold and Billie Fischer
Frederick and Kathleen Fletcher
Jessica Fogel and Lawrence Weiner
Lucia and Doug Freeth
Susan Froelich and Richard Ingram
in memory of Eugene O. Ingram
Philip and Renée Woodten Frost
Charles and Janet Garvin
Sandra Gast and Greg Kolecki
Bob and Julie Gates

BE PRESENT

Peter Railton and Rebecca Scott
Marnie Reid
Doug and Nancy Roosa
David Lampe and Susan Rosegrant
Stephanie Rosenbaum
Richard and Edie Rosenfeld
Nancy Rugani
Linda and Leonard Sahn
Mariam Sandweiss
in memory of Leon Cohan
Ashish and Norma Sarkar
Christopher Kendall and Susan
Schilperoort
David Schmidt and Jane Myers
Ann and Tom Schriber
Matthew Shapiro and Susan Garetz
Bruce M. Siegan
Edward and Kathy Silver
Sue and Don Sinta
Cynthia Sorensen and Henry
Rueter
Linda Spector and Peter Jacobson
Leslie Stainton and Steven Whiting
Allan and Marcia Stillwagon
Nancy Barbas and Jonathan Sugar
Sandy Talbott and Mark Lindley
Doris H. Terwilliger
Ted and Eileen Thacker
Claire Turcotte
Joyce Urba and David Kinsella
Erika Nelson and David Wagener
Elizabeth A. and David C. Walker
Arthur and Renata Wasserman
Deborah Webster and George
Miller
Lyndon Welch
in memory of Angela Welch
James B. White and Mary F. White
Kathy White #
Iris and Fred Whitehouse
Diane Widzinski
Thomas K. Wilson
Lawrence and Mary Wise
Dr. and Mrs. Robert Wolf
Mary Jean and John Yablonky
Richard and Kathryn Yarmain
Thomas and Karen Zelnik

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Barbara and Michael Lott
Bruce Loughry
Martin and Jane Maehr
Susan C. Guszynski and Gregory F.
Mazure
Joanna McNamara and Mel Guyer
Frances McSparran
Gerlinda S. Melchiori
Warren and Hilda Merchant
Dennis J. Merrick and Judith H. Mac
Scott and Julie Merz
Louise Miller
Gene and Lois Miller
John and Sally Mitani
Candy Mitchell
Arnold and Gail Morawa
Trevor Mudge and Janet Van
Valkenburg
Gavin Eadie and Barbara Murphy
Thomas J. Nelson
Gayl and Kay Ness
Richard and Susan Nisbett
Eugene and Beth Nissen
Laura Nitzberg
Christer and Outi Nordman
Arthur S. Nusbaum
Constance Osler
Mohammad and J. Elizabeth Othman
Karen Pancost
William and Hedda Panzer
Donna D. Park
Karen Park and John Beranek
Lisa Payne
Sumer Pek and Mickey Katz-Pek
Melvin and Sharon Peters
Margaret and Jack Petersen
in honor of Jerry Blackstone
Sara Jane Peth
Marianne Udow-Phillips and Bill
Phillips
Donald and Evonne Plantinga
Joyce Plummer
Thomas S. Porter #
Nancy Powell
Anne Preston
Karen and Berislav Primorac

Floretta Reynolds
Guy and Kathy Rich
Douglas and Robin Richstone
Jessica C. Roberts
Dr. and Mrs. Jonathan Rodgers
Dr. Stephen Rosenblum and Dr.
Rosalyn Sarver
Rosemarie Haag Rowney
Carol Rugg and Richard
Montmorency
Eugene Saenger, Jr.
Amy Saldinger and Robert Axelrod
Irv and Trudy Salmeen
in honor of Pat Chapman
Michael and Kimm Sarosi
Albert J. and Jane L. Sayed
Jochen and Helga Schacht
Mark Schlissel
Betina Schlossberg
Regan Knapp and John Scudder
Larry and Bev Seiford
Suzanne Selig
Ms. Harriet Selin
Elvera Shappirio
Laurence Shear
William and Christina Shell
Patrick and Carol Sherry
George and Gladys Shirley
Jean and Thomas Shope
Andrew and Emily Shuman
Nina Silbergleit
Terry M. Silver
Robert and Elaine Sims
Scott and Joan Singer
Loretta Skewes
Carl and Jari Smith #
Dr. and Mrs. Gregory Smith
Robert W. Smith
Greg Grieco and Sidonie Smith
David and Renate Smith
Hanna Song and Peter Toogood
Becki Spangler and Peyton Bland
Doris and Larry Sperling
Jim Spevak
Gretta Spier and Jonathan Rubin
Jeff Spindler

Paul and Judith Spradlin
Daniel and Susan Stepek
James L. Stoddard
Cynthia Straub
Brian and Lee Talbot
May Ling Tang
Carolyn and Frank Tarzia
Eva Taylor
Denise Thal and David Scobey
Bill and Marlene Thomas
John G. Topliss
Donald Tujaka
Alvan and Katharine Uhle
Karla and Hugo Vandersypen
Michael Van Tassel
James and Barbara Varani
Virginia O. Vass
Brad L. Vincent
Jack Wagoner, M.D.
Mary Walker and David Linden
Charles R. and Barbara H. Wallgren #
Bob and Liina Wallin
Jo Ann Ward
Alan and Jean Weamer
Richard and Madelon Weber #
MaryLinda and Larry Webster
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Weiermiller
Jack and Carol Weigel
Lisa and Steve Weiss
Mary Ann Whipple
Nancy P. Williams
in honor of Katie Stebbins
Robert J. and Anne Marie Willis
John and Pat Wilson
Robert Winfield
Beth and I. W. Winsten
Steven and Helen Woghin
Charlotte A. Wolfe
Frances Wright #
Gail and David Zuk
*Due to space restraints, tribute gifts
of $1-$249 will be recognized in the
online donor list at ums.org.

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Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation
Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra
Center for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Charles Reinhart Co. Realtors
Cottage Inn
Donaldson & Guenther
Dykema Gossett
Gilmore Keyboard Festival
Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Fund
Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP
Iris Dry Cleaners
Jaffe, Raitt, Heuer & Weiss PC
Knight's Downtown

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30
22
32
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IBC
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Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute and
Society
Michigan Radio
Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C.
Performance Network
Red Hawk and Revive + Replenish
Retirement Income Solutions
Silver Maples
Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge
U-M Alumni Association
WEMU
WGTE
WKAR

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