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The Douglas Moore Fund for American Opera, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-02-07

At A Glance

The Douglas Moore Fund for American Opera, Inc.

120 Claremont Ave.

New York City, NY United States 10027

Telephone: (515) 520-2191

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Entertainment

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $12,044

Total giving: $15,000





Additional Contact Information

Application address: 2019 Ashmore Dr., Ames, IA 50014


Established in 2002 in NY - Founded in the name of the late Douglas Moore, a composer best known for his work in the world of opera, particularly for "The Devil and Daniel Webster" and "The Ballad of Baby Doe."

Purpose and Activities

The fund provides fellowships for up to three years at professional American opera companies for composers and librettists who have completed their formal training but not yet established themselves in the field of opera.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Fellowship to an emerging American composer or librettist.

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $12,044 (market value)

Expenditures: $45,446

Total giving: $15,000

Qualifying distributions: $45,396