2017 CORPORATE AND INDIVIDUAL CONTRIBUTORS

The Jazz Workshop relies on support from individuals, companies, foundations, and government. Income from tuition and admission fees covers only the bare essentials. Generous support from our community fills in the gaps and supports the mission of providing world class jazz education and performance in Nashville.

Below is a listing of donors, current through February 17, 2018. Thanks to our many donors for making all this possible!

(For a description of Donor Society membership levels and benefits, click here)


JAZZ LEGEND: TOTAL GIFTS OF $60,000 & ABOVE

Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission
Nelson Andrews Leadership Center


VIRTUOSO SOCIETY

BIG BAND: TOTAL GIFTS OF $10,000 & ABOVE

Tennessee Arts Commission
Anonymous Donor

COMBO: TOTAL GIFTS OF $5,000–$9,999

The Caterpillar Foundation
The Scott C. Chambers Fund of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Steinway Piano Gallery of Nashville
Zander Insurance Agency

QUARTET: TOTAL GIFTS OF $2,500–$4,999

Burton Avenue Music
Bill & Melissa Holden
Peter & Anne Neff
Greg & Margot Plaunt
Van Heusen Music Corporation
The Washington Foundation

TRIO: TOTAL GIFTS OF $1,000–$2,499

Beegie Adair
Anonymous Donation in Memory of Billy Adair
Sarah Aylor
Don Crichton
Matthew Cushing*
Tom & Maria Fouce*
Pete & Debbie Gage
Graham & Adriana Gerdeman*
Robert & Tricia Hiers
Leonard Kindig
Andrea Lambert
Adam J. Liff
Lori Mechem & Roger Spencer
Bill & April Mullins
Jeff Ockerman
William Polk*
Stephen & Emmie Rick*
Donna Sandstad
Stephanie Spottswood
Kim Strifert & David Sweatt
Dr. Robert & Marie Thuan
Anonymous Donation

DUO: TOTAL GIFTS OF $500–$999

Phillips Adams & Kira Burnett
Alan Bachrach
Chuck Chellman
David & Karen Conrad
Thomas Davidson
Susan Edwards
Jaylon & Judy Fincannon
Rafael Hernandez
Rosana Eisenberg & Bob Hoffman
JD Forbes
Veronica & Peter Gunn
Robert Hendry
Don O. Henry & Kathy Boudreau-Henry
Anne Marie Kempf & Dave Francis
Patsy Kirby*
Lazzaroli Pasta
Kyle Lehning
Matthew Noggle
Sam Nugent*
Cindy & John Oliva
Charlie Peacock
Doug & Robinson Regen
Scott and Arbadellia Richardson
Ken & Delphine Roberts
The Frist Foundation
Linda Rose
Paul Ross
Susan Ross*
Larry Seeman & Louise Barnes
Drs. Gary Smith & Ann Evers
Graham Stewart

Lisa Taylor
Donna & Joe Venardi
Harrison & Noelle Warner
Hedy Weinberg & Dan Cornfield
Anonymous Donation


PATRON SOCIETY

SOLOIST: TOTAL GIFTS OF $250–$499

John V. Abbott
Elyse Adler
Joseph Awad*
Eileen Beehan & Bill Sinclair
Rochelle Broome*
William Bundy*
David Cannon
Chuck Chellman
Deborah & Walter Clair*
Charles & Mary Cook
Kay & Greg Elam
Frank Fish
Rob & Ann Gordon
John & Libbey Hagewood
Ralph Henley
Mary Grey James
Louise Kelton
Donna McElroy
Gregory & Karen Mueller
Dave Pomeroy
Sandra Roberts*
Linda Rose
Tim Scarvey
Steven & Susan Smartt
Katherine Stewart
Elsa & Kurt Swauger*
Greg Weaver & Paula Phelps-Weaver
Gary & Cathy Wilson
Anonymous Donor


ENTHUSIAST: TOTAL GIFTS OF $100–$249

Stephen Abelman
Benjamin Adams*
Joe Allen
Rosalyn Anderson
Monisa Angell*
Susanne Bartruff
Anthony Belfiglio
Richard Bennett
Marilyn & Alan Bergman
Teresa Blackburn
Phil Bolger
Tommy & Carla Bolles
Lawrence Burns
Joey and Renee Butler
Anne & David Buttrey
Ellen Cate
Ira & Nancy Chilton
Ernie Collins
Dennis Condra
Cheryl & Scott Cornwell
Lucilyn Crow & Kenneth Kraft
Monique Cummings*
Larry Cypress
Darryl Deaton
Delek Fund of the Community
Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Sarah & Albie del Favero
Galen Demus
Sarah Dexheimer*
Don & Gail Dickerson
Wayne Dowell
Sandra Dudley
Dr. John & Bobbie Duke
Sandra Duncan
Karl duPre & Katherine Tange-duPre
Eskind Family Fund of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Mariwyn Evans
Greg Foresman
Pete Farmer
Mark Francisco
Bob & Martha Gerdeman*
Brad Gough*
Charles Golden
Grissim Group Consulting
Jim Grosjean
Jeff & Cheryl Hall
Charlene Harb
Frank Harrell
Helen Hemphill
Sue Herman
Elsa & J. Ruben Hernandez
Frank Hosse
Jeff and Anne Landis Jetton
Catherine Kaiser
Lauren Karp
Thomas Kern
Dr. & Mrs. Howard Kirshner
Chris Klein & Vickie Brown
Estee Lauder Companies
Gloria Lett-Coleman
Karen Litterer
Mauro Mastrapasqua
Doug Mayhall
Mary McLennan
Norm & Debbie Miede
Brian Milford
Camilla Neal
Ron & Bette Jean O'Nan
Terry Occhiogrosso & Bill Velez
Bettye Otey
Allen & Cheryl Patton Advised Fund of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Ann Pepo
Rod Pewitt
Jim & Lee Ann Photoglou
Terry & Sharon Price
Ellen Pryor
Monica Ramey
Paul Ross
Rosemary Rutledge
Alix Sharp
Jeanne & Bob Dudley Smith
Karen-Lee Ryan & Mark Wood
Peter Scanlan
Don & Diane Scheffield
Richard Schneider
Jay Slobey
Don & Austelle Smartt
Joyce Sohl
Denis Solee
Larry Stone
Joyce Sullivan
Lisa Taylor
Traci Todd
Aleta & Byron Trauger
John Trauscht
Lynn Walker
Karen Weeks
Cathy Werthan
William G. Wiggins
Harry Williams
Alison Wingo
Anonymous Donations


FAN: TOTAL GIFTS OF UP TO $100

Jennifer Abernathy
Misa Acox
Gayle Alley*
Linda Bird*
Marilyn Besasie
Sarah Boyce
Eugene Brieck
Jared Bryans
Robert H. Burns
Chris Callaghan
Rob Davis
Mel Deal
Michael & Jody Dobrin
Shani Dowell
Jeannie & William Draper*
Ted Drozdowski
Sprigg & Kathy Ebbert
Margaret Evans
Pete Farmer
Jerry & Doris Fawcett
Joseph Freel
Patti Freeman
Bonnie Giffone
Hank & Gloria Gildemeister
Nancy Godleski*
Donald & Melissa Gouthro
Janelle Holt
James Houchin
Linda Jordan
Liz Johnson
Jilah Kalil
Chrysa Kovach, in memory of Billy Adair
Robert Lane
Jan Liff
Dean Marold
Mickey & Sarah Martin McConnell*
Charlie & Pat McCoy
Carroll Miller
Terry Minnen
Larry & Chris Murov
Meredith Myers*
Samone H. Neely
Suzy Newton
Barry Noland*
Volker Oberacker
Judy & Jay Orr
Keith Palmer
Traci Pekovitch*
Alan Powers
John Pennell
Onetia Pierson
Danny & Cheryl Preston*
Wade Punch
Helen Ragan
Ned Ramage
Kathy Rubbicco
Edward Runge
Aaron Smith
Kathy Sowell
Marvin Stamm
Bob Teague
Christine Quinn Trank
Drew Tucker*
Colin Turnnidge & Theresa Zink
Ross Uchida
Ray Von Rotz
Bill Warren
Kathryn Webber
Robert Whorton
Marci Wilson-Boggs
Ken & Shelly Youngstead*
Anonymous Donations

* Donations to Stephen McRedmond Summer Jazz Camp Fund

DONATIONS IN MEMORY OF JOSEPH NUYENS

John Chadwick
Betty Claymore
Renae Grass
Enid & Martin Katahn
North, Pursell, & Ramos
Tom & Donna Priesmeyer
Dona Tapp
Diane Waller

DONATIONS IN MEMORY OF BOBBE TICE MORRIS

Julie Blagojevich
Chuck Chellman
Allison & Kyle Feldman & Family
Barbara Speyer
The Terhune Family
Mr. & Mrs. John Wingo

TRIBUTES

Sarah Boyce, in honor of Lori Mechem
Berdelle Campbell, Tribute to Ginger Newman
Larry Cypress, In Honor of the 91st Birthday of Randy Weston, Brooklyn, NY Allen & Martha Fish, in honor of Dr. Frank Fish
Chip Graham, in memory of Helen Graham Fulford
Linda Rose, in memory of R.J. McCormick

In Honor of Emily Davies & Piper Panzeri:
Jennifer & Scoop Duben
Irene Marchenay & Ivan Angell


LINK: 2016 ANNUAL FUND CONTRIBUTORS