Partners and Funders

From the Top is fortunate to collaborate with many wonderful partners and sponsors, including:  

Carnegie Hall – Valued production partner and contributor for Emmy Award winning program From the Top at Carnegie Hall

Don Mischer Productions – Valued production partner and producer for Emmy Award winning program From the Top at Carnegie Hall

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation – Funder of the Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist award for young musicians with exceptional promise and financial need

Massachusetts Cultural Council – Funder of From the Top to promote excellence, access, education and diversity in the arts in Massachusetts

The McGraw-Hill Companies – Publishing partner for Spotlight on Music textbook series

National Endowment for the Arts – Funder of From the Top radio broadcasts and education programs

New England Conservatory – From the Top’s home and educational partner

NPR – From the Top’s radio distribution partner

PBS – From the Top’s television distribution partner

US Trust – Radio broadcast and national tour sponsor (2011-2012)

WGBH – Valued production partner and contributor for eight-time Emmy-nominated program From the Top at Carnegie Hall and founding partner of From the Top on radio

From the Top is also proud to work with the following institutions, competitions, and foundations:



Aspen Music Festival

Blount-Slawson Young Artist Concerto Competition (Montgomery Symphony)

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition

Interlochen Center for the Arts

MENC: The National Association for Music Education

MTNA: Music Teachers National Association

Sphinx Competition


Walnut Hill

Young Audiences, Inc