SCMR is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Partial underwriting of outreach events in greater Rochester area schools is made possible by a generous grant from the Rochester Community Foundation.

Canandaigua National Bank's generous contribution helps underwrite outreach events in Rochester area non-profits and schools, and enables students to continue attending SCMR concerts without charge.

Young Composer Competitions are supported with funding from the Hanson Institute for American Music of the Eastman School of Music.