Ticket revenue is not sufficient to fund our work. We are deeply grateful for gifts, at every level, which support world class performances and recordings. Gifts made by Dec. 31 will be deductible on 2019 tax returns.

Support Blue Heron

Blue Heron’s supporters have helped make Blue Heron the leading Renaissance vocal ensemble in North America, bringing vivid, expressive performances and recordings of Renaissance music to listeners at home and abroad. Please become part of our family of contributors, and consider increasing your support if you are a returning contributor.

Your contribution to the Annual Operating Fund will help us produce concerts in Cambridge, Boston, and on tour, and will help provide a sound financial base for Blue Heron year after year.

Contributions to the Recording Fund or to specific recordings will help us reach hundreds of thousands of people across the country and across the globe through CD sales, digital downloads, and radio broadcasts. Our recordings will be Blue Heron’s lasting legacy.

We welcome donations of any size at any time. Contributions will be acknowledged in our concert program books at the following levels of support (cumulative over the year prior to publication):

Archangel $10,000 and above
Angel $5,000 – $9,999
Benefactor $2,500 – $4,999
Guarantor $1,250 – $2,499
Patron $600 – $1,249
Sponsor $300 – $599
Supporter $125 – $299
Friend $50 – $124

Click below to support Blue Heron with a donation by credit or debit card:

Annual Operating Fund

Ockeghem Songs Recording Fund

We welcome donations by check, made payable to “Blue Heron”, and mailed to:
Blue Heron
950 Watertown Street, Suite 8
West Newton, MA 02465

Stocks and IRA distributions
Blue Heron does accept gifts of stock. Contact our General Manager, John Yannis, for information on how to make a stock transfer. He can be reached by email at jy (at) And, did you know that distributions from IRAs made directly to Blue Heron may also receive favorable tax treatment? Ask your financial advisor.

Matching gifts
Did you know the value of your gift can be doubled? Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match charitable contributions made by their employees. If your employer sponsors a matching program, please leverage your support: request a matching gift form from your employer, and send the completed and signed form in to Blue Heron with your donation. We will do the rest.

Underwriting a concert
Would you like to dedicate a concert to the memory of a special person in your life? Or, in honor of someone? You can do so by underwriting a major portion of the costs of a single concert on our Cambridge series. Learn more about this opportunity.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by email at info (at), or by mail or phone:
Blue Heron
950 Watertown Street, Suite 8
West Newton, MA 02465
Telephone: (617) 960-7956

Blue Heron Renaissance Choir, Inc. is a a tax-exempt non-profit organization under IRS code section 501(c)(3). Tax ID: 04-3522239.

Photo by John Yannis