Your contributions to CME allow us to "Move Musicians Forward." Through grants, performance opportunities and career mentorship, The Center For Musical Excellence is dedicated to supporting the young musicians in the world who wish to share their gift of music.

CME is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and your contribution is tax deductible. You can make a secure online donation through PayPal below.

Use the Donate button to join our Classical Music Society and get exclusive access to intimate musical experiences for just $250 (or $400 for a couple or pair of friends)!


SYMPHONY (above $25,000)

Sponsor a Carnegie Hall debut recital or a CME musician's dream project.

Enjoy all of the benefits of the Concerto level, PLUS:

• Commission a CME composer for original work and it will be named and performed in your honor at Carnegie Hall in New York City

• Private concert featuring CME Director and Steinway Artist Min Kwon

CONCERTO (up to $25,000)

Sponsor a commercial CD recording project featuring CME musicians.

Enjoy all of the benefits of the Sonata level, PLUS:

• Named scholarship for CME student attending international programs

• Private concert in your home featuring CME musicians

SONATA (up to $10,000)

Sponsor a private concert, or sponsor a CME musician at CME Vienna, a two-week residency in Austria with concerto and chamber music performances.

Enjoy all of the benefits of the Fugue level, PLUS:

• Named sponsorship of CME Young Artist event OR named scholarship to benefit student with financial need at the Min Kwon International Piano Institute

• Priority invitation to all CME Abroad concerts and events

FUGUE (up to $5,000)

Sponsor a CME musician for travel, a concert or recording project.

Enjoy all of the benefits of the Prelude level, PLUS:

• VIP Seating at all CME concerts and events

• Dinner with Director Min Kwon and CME musicians

PRELUDE (up to $2,500)

Sponsor one CME Young Artist for travel, instrument maintenance or professional materials.

Enjoy all of the benefits of the Supporter level, PLUS:

• Lunch with Director Min Kwon

• Two complimentary tickets to a CME Artist event

• Named thank you in CME event programs

SUPPORTER (up to $1,000)

Enjoy all of the benefits of the Friend level, PLUS:

• Complimentary tickets for two to any one CME Young Artist Event


• One-year membership in CME's Classical Music Society

• Autographed CD

• Recognition on CME website