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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Grand Teton Music Festival

A vibrant summer music festival

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four stars

99.83

175 South King Street PO Box 9117
Jackson, WY 83002
tel: (307) 733-3050   Web Site
EIN: 23-7034152

Board Leadership
Allan Tessler
Chair

CEO
Andrew Palmer Todd
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 99.83 four stars
  Financial 99.77 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Over seven weeks each summer, the Grand Teton Music Festival unites 200 celebrated orchestral musicians led by Music Director Donald Runnicles. These musicians represent 90 orchestras and 57 institutions of higher learning throughout Europe and North America.

As the single largest performing arts presenter in Jackson Hole with nearly 100 annual events, GTMF also presents monthly community concerts, a Winter Festival, the Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD series, and education programs for Teton County Students. The Festival has a 13-part national radio broadcast "Live from the Grand Teton Music Festival," co-hosted by Donald Runnicles and Andrew Palmer Todd.

Over seven weeks each summer, the Grand Teton Music Festival unites 200 celebrated orchestral musicians led by Music Director Donald Runnicles. These musicians represent 90 orchestras and 57 institutions of higher learning throughout Europe and North America.

As the single largest performing arts presenter in Jackson Hole with nearly 100 annual events, GTMF also presents monthly community concerts, a Winter Festival, the Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD series, and education programs for Teton County Students. The Festival has a 13-part national radio broadcast "Live from the Grand Teton Music Festival," co-hosted by Donald Runnicles and Andrew Palmer Todd.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Total Number of Events
59
Increase in Audience Attendance
16,655
Increase in fundraising support from Individuals
2,237,610
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

99.77

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
91.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.17
  Program Expenses Growth 7.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Grand Teton Music Festival on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Grand Teton Music Festival on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Grand Teton Music Festival (WY) 99.83 four stars
May Festival (OH) 89.17 three stars
Cleveland International Film Festival (OH) 93.55 four stars
International Folk Art Alliance (NM) 92.45 four stars
Waterfire Providence (RI) 86.47 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,112,474
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $318,929
   Related Organizations $3,316,428
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,747,831
   Program Service Revenue $567,098
Total Primary Revenue $7,314,929
   Other Revenue $1,368,121
TOTAL REVENUE $8,683,050
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,381,222
   Administrative Expenses $131,045
   Fundraising Expenses $208,810
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,721,077
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,961,973
   
Net Assets $20,898,290

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Concerts $3,381,222 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 99.83 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 97.16 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 89.48 three stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 89.79 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 74.94 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 88.68 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 83.71 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 82.01 three stars
2010-12 06/01/2012 82.26 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 72.89 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 67.78 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 78.19 two stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 68.62 one star
2007-12 07/01/2009 71.19 two stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 61.14 one star
2005-12 04/01/2007 74.07 two stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 60.00 one star
2003-12 09/01/2005 73.51 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 23-7034152
Name in IRS Master File GRAND TETON MUSIC FESTIVAL INC
NTEE Code A68
NTEE Classification Music
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical activities
(59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date February, 1970
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$196,824 5.28% Andrew Todd Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Grand Teton Music Festival (WY) 99.83 four stars
Waterfire Providence (RI) 86.47 three stars
Austin Film Society (TX) 92.50 four stars
May Festival (OH) 89.17 three stars
Charleston Wine + Food Festival (SC) 85.49 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Grand Teton Music Festival
175 South King Street
PO Box 9117
Jackson, WY 83002
tel: (307) 733-3050
EIN: 23-7034152

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Board Leadership

Allan Tessler
Chair

CEO

Andrew Palmer Todd
President & CEO

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