About the Foundation

Our Mission

The mission of the Sinfonia Educational Foundation is to enrich the lives of collegiate Sinfonians and to advance music in America by supporting scholarship, education, and the development of leadership and noble ideals among future generations of musicians and supporters of music in America.

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Preliminary discussion of the possibility of forming a Phi Mu Alpha foundation took place during the Executive Committee meeting of April, 1953. A need for a foundation was perceived for reinvestment of surplus funds, to accept donations toward the perpetuity of the fraternity, and to help the organization fulfill its mission of advancing the cause of music in America.  Anticipated uses of money from the foundation were commissioning compositions, providing scholarships for worthy musicians, and furthering the effort to make America more music conscious. Continue Reading...

Board of Trustees

Biographies of the board and our staff. Read...

Annual Report

The Foundation's Annual Reports in PDF format. Read...