About us/Contact

The John Eaton Foundation is dedicated to the promotion of the works of American composer John C. Eaton (1935-2015),  who left a significant legacy of microtonal compositions, especially in the field of opera and vocal chamber works. He was  the MacArthur Award Winner in Music in 1990.

His music is published by ACA-American Composers Alliance (American Composers Edition), Shawnee Press, and Schirmer (A.M.P.)

The John Eaton Foundation is a non-profit 501-c-3 organization.

To contact us or to donate to our projects, please write to

Nelda Nelson Eaton, President

28 72nd St
North Bergen NJ, 07047



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