2016 CORPORATE & 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 lets us do more for jazz in Nashville. Thanks to our many donors for making all this possible!


JAZZ LEGEND: TOTAL GIFTS OF $10,000 & ABOVE

Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission
Tennessee Arts Commission
Anonymous Donor

VIRTUOSO: TOTAL GIFTS OF $5,000–$9,999

The Caterpillar Foundation
The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Adam J. Liff
Greg & Margot Plaunt*
Steinway Piano Gallery of Nashville

PATRON: TOTAL GIFTS OF $2,500–$4,999

Anonymous Donation
Burton Avenue Music
Scott C. Chambers Fund of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee*
Diversified Trust Company
The Frist Foundation
Bill & Melissa Holden
Van Heusen Music Corporation

BIG BAND: TOTAL GIFTS OF $1,000–$2,499

Beegie Adair
Jamey Aebersold
Matthew Cushing*
Susan Edwards
Tom & Maria Fouce*
Pete & Debbie Gage
Graham & Adriana Gerdeman*
Andrea & Dennis Lambert
Jeff & Andrea Lane*
Gregory & Karen Mueller*
Bill & April Mullins
Tom Neathamer*
Anne & Peter Neff
Angela Nuyens
Ken & Delphine Roberts
Ken Roberts, Jr.*
Bradley Seeman
Annette Spitzer*
Lisa Taylor
The Washington Foundation

SOLOIST: TOTAL GIFTS OF $500–$999

Sarah Aylor Alan Bachrach
Richard Bryan
David F. & Toby G. Cannon*
David & Karen Conrad
Bill & Kim Franca
Rosana Eisenberg & Robert Hoffman*
Rafael Hernandez
Robert & Tricia Hiers
Bobbe Morris
Nashville Musicians Association
Jeff Ockerman
Pinnacle Financial Partners
Carlos Ruiz
Stephanie Spottswood
Jeff Steinberg & Margaret Rose
Graham & Tina Stewart
Sharon Stewart*
Steve Turner, for Country Music Hall of Fame
Candace Tillquist
Hedy Weinberg & Dan Cornfield
WPLN Radio
Anonymous donation

DUO: TOTAL GIFTS OF $250–$499

Phillips Adams & Kira Burnett
Pat Benfield*
Joey Butler
Chuck Chellman
Wayne Dowell
Sandra Dudley
Dr. & Mrs. Greg Elam, in honor of Monica Ramey
Jaylon & Judy Fincannon
Patti Freeman, in memory of Billy Adair & in memory of Sean Horenstein
Robert “Wichita” Hendry
Ralph Henley
Janie Hemmings*
Mary Grey James
Lauren Karp*
Tom & Beth Kelly
Patsy Kirby
Lazzaroli Pasta
Kyle Lehning
Lori Mechem & Roger Spencer
Sam Nugent & Todd Stutts*
Premier Building Maintenance
Ernie Reynolds*
Devinder Sandhu*
Mark & Anita Sheridan*
Steve Tracy*
Terry Occhiogrosso & Bill Velez
Greg & Paula Weaver

ENTHUSIAST, FRIEND, & FAN: UP TO $250

Steve Abelman
Elyse Adler
Rosalyn Anderson
Alan & Marilyn Bergman
Marilyn Besasie
Teresa Blackburn
Phil Bolger
Jared Bryans
Robert Burns
Jacquelyn W. Campbell
Ellen & John Cate
Susan Charnley
Carl & Sally Chi
Keith Clayton
Rhoda Cohen
Ronald & Brenda Corbin*
Larry Cypress
Brad Darnall
Laurel Davis
Don & Gail Dickerson
Dr. John & Bobbie Duke
Karl Dupré & Katherine Tange-Dupré
Kathy & Sprigg Ebbert
Joy Fauntleroy
Jerry & Doris Fawcett
Sharon Ferrara
Jim & Liz Fey
J.D. Forbes
Dot Fort
Jane Fort
Mark Francisco
Joe Freel
Hank & Gloria Gildemeister
Rob Gordon*
Bob & Martha Gerdeman*
Don Gouthro
Joe & Audrey Gramelspacher
Jody & Mindy Grantham*
Cathy Gray*
Robin Haney*
Mary Grissim
Libbey Hagewood
Kelly Hall
Charlene Harb
Frank Harrell
Dr. Morel Enoch Harvey
Don O. Henryv Lorene Howell
Ashford Hughes
Greg Lee
Sandra Jaskol
Jeff Jetton
Tom & Beth Kelly
Thomas J. Kernv Leonard Kindig
Christopher Klein

Ray Langton
Gail Lavely
Gloria Lett-Coleman
Bill Levine
Jan Abby Liff
Dick Markus
Charlie & Pat McCoy
John McDonald
Mary McLennan
Ellen McPherson
Larry & Nancy Mechem
Norm & Debbie Miede, in honor of Jody Nardone
Lannie Walker Neal*
Carroll Miller
Kristine Miller
Geary & Jacqueline Moore
Chris Moran
Jay & Judy Orr
Lois Pancio
Carole and Larry Prendergast
Ellen Pryor
Helen Ragan
Linda Rose
Peter Scanlan
Richard Schneider
Larry Seeman & Louise Barnes
Steve Sirls*
Don & Austelle Smartt
Margaret Smith & Larry Weitz*
Cindy Smythe
Joyce Sohl
Kathy Sowell
Larry & Lois Stone
Dan E. Strimer
Dona Tapp
Robert Teague & Diana Sullivan
Denise Todd*
Traci Todd
Drew Tucker
Colin Turnnidge & Theresa Zink
Dan Tyler
Frances Anne Varallo
Donna Venardi*
Lynn Walker
Harrison & Noelle Warner
Greg & Paula Weaver
Kent & Karen Weeks
Harry Williams
Mr. & Mrs. Gary E. Wilson, Wilson Family Advised Fund of The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Jerry Wimberly
Dorian Woodruff
Anonymous Donations

* Includes gifts to Stephen McRedmond Summer Jazz Camp Fund

LINK: 2015 ANNUAL FUND CONTRIBUTORS