Below is a growing list of the many organizations, foundations and corporations that support WFMT through advertising and sponsorship.

View all 98.7WFMT Sponsors

To sponsor or underwrite WFMT on-air, online or in print, please contact:
Paul Ansell
General Sales Manager
(773) 279-2101

To sponsor or underwrite WTTW on-air, online or in print, please contact:
Doug Carleton
General Sales Manager
(773) 279-2128

The Admiral at the Lake
* Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts

Audio Consultants
* Arias and Songs with Larry Johnson
* New Releases

Mr. and Mrs. William G. Brown
* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
* Impromptu
* Live from WFMT
* WFMT Salon Series

Family Law Offices of Davis Friedman
* Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcasts

In memory of Carl and Fern Gaensslen Charitable Giving Fund
* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

Susan and Richard Kiphart
* Introductions

Negaunee Foundation
* Introductions

Les Nomades
* Los Angeles Opera
* Metropolitan Opera
* San Francisco Opera

PianoForte Foundation
* PianoForte Salon Series Live

PNC Wealth Management
* Sunday Fine Arts Calendar

Poetry Foundation
* Spoken Word programming

Joyce Saxon
* Fiesta

Schiller DuCanto and Fleck
* Los Angeles Philharmonic
* San Francisco Opera
* San Francisco Symphony

Earl and Brenda Shapiro Foundation
* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

Steinway Piano Gallery-Chicago
* Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcasts

Helen Zell
* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

This is a partial list of advertisers; there are many more that do not appear on this list or who are temporarily off the air.


    (Virtually every major national and international carrier has advertised on WFMT.)

Audio & Video Productions and Photography



CD Labels and Distributors

(plus dozens of small and independent labels)


Entertainment/Performing Arts/Museums/Broadcasting

(plus hundreds of off-loop and regional theaters and performing arts organizations)

Financial/Business Services/Insurance


Foundations/Religious Organizations


(many small and independent galleries and shops not listed here)

Government Agency

Home Improvement & Furnishings/Interior Design/Lawn and Garden

Legal/Medical/Professional Services



Real Estate Development

Retail and Miscellaneous

Senior Living