- Talented musicians received scholarship support.
- Students in the Eastman Wind Ensemble Harmonie performed in Austria (Vienna and Salzburg), the Czech Republic (Pilsen and Prague), and Germany (Bayreuth, and the Mozartfest in Würzburg).
- Kilbourn Hall’s renovation enhanced the audience experience through new seats and new LED lighting and a lift was installed backstage to make the hall ADA accessible.
- The Eastman Saxophone Project traveled to China. The ensemble brought its innovative programming and versatile performances to a variety of audiences and venues in Shanghai, Beijing, and the coastal province of Shandong.
Bullet points highlight impact made in 2016