Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Grand Teton Music Festival

A vibrant summer music festival

four stars

97.87

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

Board Leadership
John Costello and Barbara McCelvey
Co-Chairs

CEO
Simon Woods
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.87 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Over seven weeks each summer, the Grand Teton Music Festival unites 228 celebrated orchestral musicians led by Music Director Donald Runnicles. These musicians represent 64 orchestras and 47 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 presents yearlong programming that includes monthly community concerts, a Winter Festival in February, 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, now in its second season.

GTMF is a 4-star charity as rated by Charity Navigator and has a Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar.

Over seven weeks each summer, the Grand Teton Music Festival unites 228 celebrated orchestral musicians led by Music Director Donald Runnicles. These musicians represent 64 orchestras and 47 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 presents yearlong programming that includes monthly community concerts, a Winter Festival in February, 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, now in its second season.

GTMF is a 4-star charity as rated by Charity Navigator and has a Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar.

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 January 2020, 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

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
91.9%
  Administrative Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.50
  Program Expenses Growth 7.1%
  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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,825,228
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $111,600
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,936,828
   Program Service Revenue $684,603
Total Primary Revenue $2,621,431
   Other Revenue $817,352
TOTAL REVENUE $3,438,783
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,749,453
   Administrative Expenses $106,990
   Fundraising Expenses $193,422
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,049,865
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-611,082
   
Net Assets $19,587,147

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$206,679 5.10% Andrew Todd Executive Director

Mission

Over seven weeks each summer, the Grand Teton Music Festival unites 228 celebrated orchestral musicians led by Music Director Donald Runnicles. These musicians represent 64 orchestras and 47 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 presents yearlong programming that includes monthly community concerts, a Winter Festival in February, 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, now in its second season.

GTMF is a 4-star charity as rated by Charity Navigator and has a Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar.

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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

John Costello and Barbara McCelvey
Co-Chairs

CEO

Simon Woods
Interim Executive Director