Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Chamber Music America

Developing and strengthening an evolving chamber music community

three stars

89.25

12 West 32nd Street 7th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 242-2022   Web Site
EIN: 13-2934575

Board Leadership
Richard Kessler
Chair

CEO
Margaret M. Lioi
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.25 three stars
  Financial 89.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Chamber Music America (CMA) is to develop and strengthen an evolving chamber music community. Our vision is that chamber music will become a vital and recognized presence in contemporary American culture. Founded in 1977, CMA values a passion for chamber music in all of its manifestations; a commitment to a diverse membership, embracing performers and audiences at every level of experience, knowledge, and ability; support of the chamber music professional and the encouragement of excellence; collaboration, and chamber music's potential to exemplify democracy, tolerance, and humanity; and respect for tradition, experimentation, and innovation.

The mission of Chamber Music America (CMA) is to develop and strengthen an evolving chamber music community. Our vision is that chamber music will become a vital and recognized presence in contemporary American culture. Founded in 1977, CMA values a passion for chamber music in all of its manifestations; a commitment to a diverse membership, embracing performers and audiences at every level of experience, knowledge, and ability; support of the chamber music professional and the encouragement of excellence; collaboration, and chamber music's potential to exemplify democracy, tolerance, and humanity; and respect for tradition, experimentation, and innovation.

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Financial

three stars

89.52

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
87.8%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.80
  Program Expenses Growth -1.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Chamber Music America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Chamber Music America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,125,419
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $40,500
Total Contributions $1,165,919
   Program Service Revenue $643,670
Total Primary Revenue $1,809,589
   Other Revenue $429,394
TOTAL REVENUE $2,238,983
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,160,380
   Administrative Expenses $125,502
   Fundraising Expenses $209,455
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,495,337
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-256,354
   
Net Assets $11,099,942

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$183,378 7.34% Margaret M. Lioi CEO

Mission

The mission of Chamber Music America (CMA) is to develop and strengthen an evolving chamber music community. Our vision is that chamber music will become a vital and recognized presence in contemporary American culture. Founded in 1977, CMA values a passion for chamber music in all of its manifestations; a commitment to a diverse membership, embracing performers and audiences at every level of experience, knowledge, and ability; support of the chamber music professional and the encouragement of excellence; collaboration, and chamber music's potential to exemplify democracy, tolerance, and humanity; and respect for tradition, experimentation, and innovation.

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Charity Contact Info

Chamber Music America
12 West 32nd Street
7th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 242-2022
fax: (212) 967-9747
EIN: 13-2934575

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Board Leadership

Richard Kessler
Chair

CEO

Margaret M. Lioi
Chief Executive Officer