Kuumbwa Jazz Donors

Donors

(including Members, as of August 2020)

Armstrong Hot 5 Members and $5,000+ Donors

Michael & Toby Alexander; Joe & Kathy Appenrodt; Dan Blunk; Ryan & Mari Brandt; Shona Brown & John Rohrer; Tom Ralston & Rachel Chatham; Val Cole; David & Elizabeth Doolin – Petrinovich, Pugh & Co.; Debra Dunn & Randy Komisar; Jeff Farnsworth & Michele Taylor; Rachel Fresco – Biocidin; Brian & Jennifer Gogan; Kyle Goldman; Teresa Green; Deidre Hamilton; Harry Harrington & Sharon Hale; Jessica Heit & Eric Jackson-Scott; Brian & Patricia Herman; Carolyn Hyatt; Erik & Judy Johnson – Erik’s DeliCafé; Fred & Jo Lynne Jones; Robert Kaswen; David & Abigail Kaun; Ted Kirkiles & Janet Berry; James & Suzanne McElwee; Dave Miner; Arch & Jennifer Mott; Danny Scher; Robin & Greg Sirakides; Randy & Kate Whiting; Arts Council Santa Cruz County; Robert & Suzanne Young

Trane Conductor Members and $2,500-$4,999 Donors

Steven Baker; George Badger & Barbara Beerstein; Judy Boemer; William & Cloy Codiga; Ross & Susan Condit; Daryl Dichek & Kenneth Smith; Robett Hayes; Lou & Mark Heine; Vicci & Bill Hult; Joe Hyatt & Anissa Novak; Hal & Jill Judd; Ralph & Julie Kimball; Diane & Richard Klein; Douglas Ley – Redtree Partners LP; Lawrence Lippmann; Judy Mcafee; Drew & Kathy Miller; Jon & Patricia Minsloff; Jesse Nickell ­– Swenson Builder; Scott & Judy Owen; Michael Skjonsby; Rick Swig – The Swig Foundation; Thomas Thacher & Sue Nerton; Daphne & Stuart Wells; Bob & Julie Wider; Rayvon & Debra Williams; Ron & Peppy Woll

Miles Circle Members and $1,500-$2,499 Donors

Susan Anderes & John Stern; Thomas Bloink; Willie Case; Helen Conway; Bruce Daniels & Barbara Graves; Joseph Denicola; Charles & Sandra Eldridge; Ron Emrich; Howard & Rosalind Fisher; Mark & Lisa Garrigues; Greg & Lynn Howerton; Tim Jackson & Lori Chavez; David & Sharon Kluger; Vance Landis-Carey; Pat Lerman; Maaike Linnenkamp; Marilyn Male; Martin Manley; Roy Martinez; Bill Putnam – Universal Audio Inc.; Robin & Chris Sawyer; Eddie & Lori Scher; Clarke & Cathey Shultes; Scott Smith & Mary Culley; Laura Sutherland & Lance Linares; Mary Jo Walker & Kevin Collins; Craig & Anat Wargon; Alice Weigel; Andy & Andrea Yanowitz

Ella Ensemble Members and $1,000-$1,499 Donors

Larry Abitbol; Nancy & V Altman; Charlene & Robert Atack; Charles & Beverley Barnes; Claire Biancalana & Bill Kelsay; Scott Bongiorno & Helen Nunberg; Andrea Borsuk & Frank Thaler; Nancy Cassel; Desiree Cassel; Martin & Barbara Chemers; Tony Condotti & Barbara Choi; Diane Craddock & David Hogye; Gerald Cummings; R. David De La Rosa; Arthur Dover – Aptos Travel Clinic; Laura Dowling & Doug Davis; Gary Gangnes; Steve Hallgrimson; Grant Hartzog; Berkeley Johnson; Glenn Joy & Kathy Willott; Annah Karakas & Taylor Smith; Henry Karpinski; Diane & George Koenig; Alejandra & Jack Kramer; Laura Lancaster & Harry Noller; Jelena Larsen; Dane Lobb & Marianne Perhach; Marco Mack; Bill Merikallio & Cathy Conley; George & Luisa Miller; Edward & Sumaya Miner; Don & Carol Monkerud; Will & Martina O’Sullivan; Courtney Pantos; Juliet Peck & Michael Lawrence; Barry & Susan Porter; Halimah & Manuel Prado; Mark Rigler & Judi Yamamoto; Jeff Roisman; Deb Roisman; Dieter & Jennifer Siegmund; Srinija Srinivasan; Paul & Laura Stampleman; Marshall & Karen Sylvan; Sanjay & Susan Vaswani; Rachel Wedeen; Chris Wilmers & Serena Rivera; Sylvia & James Yee

All Star Members and $500-$999 Donors

Georgene Ales; David & Sharon Allshouse; Christine Amber & Brian Deutscher; Ken Arconti; Robert Arko; Gabriela Arredondo & Bill George; Humberto Arredondo; Bruce Ball; Glenn Bartz; David & Cynthia Baskin; Donald Bear & Lori Helman; Kent Benedict & Paula Gomez; Jill Benson; Ted Black; Bernard Bove; Cheryl Bower; Louis Brogley; Margaret Brose; Susan Brouwer; Owen Brown; David Brundage & Susan Stuart; Jessi Butler & Allen Bushnell; Francois Cazenave &; Isabelle Brissac; Cathy Chavez Miller & Mike Miller; Ceil Cirillo; Samia Clark; Sarah Clark; Juanita Contin; Krista & Peter Cook; David & Mary Alice Copp; Max Copperman & Cindy White; Tim & Linda Craighead; Edan Cassidy & Lissa Daniels; Kathleen Day; Charles Buxton & Kathryn Deane; Laura DeFreyne; William & Linda Desler; Franklin Dlott; Tamara & Gerry Doan; Harry & Norma Domash; Kevin Donnelly; Zulah Eckert & Carlos Maltzahn; Eve Eden; David Egan & Emily DuBois; Joshua Evans; William Evans; Richard Fabrikant & Marty Finn; David Farberow & Sharon Heckert; Gale Farthing & Jim Bourne; Peter & Nancy Fediay; Bruce Finney & Kathleen Condon; Anton Fleig & Margarita Paez; Joel Ann & Mahlon Foote; Alfred Forrest; Robert Forsland; Mary Forsland; Dan Frisch; Patricia Fuller; David Fulton; Matthew & Lisa Fusco; David Garcia & Maya Suryaraman; Robin Garmann; Steven Garner; Janice Golda & Steve Burke; Alan & Susan Goldstein; Sheila Gottehrer; Gail Greely & Lowry Fenton; Ruth Weber & Jeff Griffin; Norman Groner; Jennifer & Hugh Grubb; Roberto Gwiazda & Christina Ravelo; Robert Hall & Denise Lee; Penny Hanna & Slim Heilpern; Timothy Harrington; David & Kate Hartzell; Alan & Charlene Heit; Eric Heit; Gail Heit; Ken Helms; Ken Herbert; Charles & Kathleen Hilger; Tama Bistrian & Jon Hoech; Michelle Hoffman; Frank Holdener; Peter & Cynthia Holmsky; Krista Holt; Ernest Hudson; Polly Hughes & Cecily Cahill; Pegatha Hughes & Paul Seever; Matt & Amy Jackson; Ira James; James Jensen; Bonita John; Lynn Johnson & Brett Taylor; Ken Johnson & Karen Jackson; Samuel Johnson & Katherine Moore; Thomas & Mary Anne Jorde; Matt Jorgensen; Sheila Joyce-Kellerman & Bill Kellerman; Eliot Kalman; Solomon Katzman & Lisa Hochstein; William Keats; Rich Kelso & Claire Wilson; Alexandra & Jon Kennedy; Nick & Gail Kepler; Stephen Kessler; Charly Kleissner; Kenneth Koenig & Lisa Rose; Madhur & Meenoo Kohli; Marty & Judy Krovetz; Elfe Kuesters; Bob & Marcia Lanz; Mercedes Grace Laurencin; William Lauster; Susan Leach; Charles & Karen Leigh-Wood; Joel Leivick & Terry Hogan; Charles Levin; Bill & Roberta Lipson; Gary Logan; Raymond & Laurie Love; Satoko & Russ Luba; Kristin Machnick; James MacKenzie & Renee Flower; Jim & Barbs Mackraz; David Mader; Salem & Laurie Magarian; Suzi Markham & Terry Olson; Hernan & Sandy Martinez; Joe & Jean Marvin; Megan McCaslin; Dolores & Hal McElroy; Robert McLain; Steve & Kathy McNichols; Rick Melrose; Drew Miller – OneDigital; Diane Mitchella; Tom Moellering; Noel Murray; James & Serena Murray; Thomas Nash; Kelly & Maria Nesheim; James Newman; Sam & Kathryn Nicolino; Gregory Nimz; Joyce Nordquist; Rodney T. & Christia Ogawa; Gerald O’Grady; Cori & Fane Opperman; Jane Orbuch & Bryan Cockel; Elizabeth O’Toole & Bob Harbuck; Earleen Overend & Wayne Palmer; Michael Parrish & Karen Giles; Larry Pearson, Pacific Cookie Company; Stephen Pierce; Jim Potterton & Maria Mattioli; Christine Price & Steve Waldrip; Ivan Provalov; Ben & Tamyra Rice; Bill & Pamela Richter; Buz & Kate Roberts; Karl & Theresa Robinson; Sally-Christine Rodgers & Randy Repass; Jim Rollston; Scott Roseman & Jasmine Berke; Richard Rosenthal; Lucy Saarni & Rex Page; Kelly Salazar & Hugh Carter; Olaf Schiappacasse; Diane & Fred Schwedner; Michael Scott & Ellen Grace O’Brian; Dana Scruggs; Dean Silvers & Ira Schwartz; Curtis Simmons; Bill & Mary K Simpson; Colin Smith & Barbara Fagan-Smith; Ken Smith; Dora & Jeffrey Solinas; David & Mary South; Rachael Spencer & Kevin Rooney; Sam & Paty Stevens; Bob & Phyllis Strickland; Michael & Michelle Suval; Sean Tanner & Michele Giulvezan-Tanner; David Tepper; Deval Thaker; Julie Thiebaut; Michael Tierra & Mark Agnelo; Fred & Andrea Tio; Samuel Torres & Maria Gitin-Torres; Bob Tuber; Anina Van Alstine; David Van Beveren; Melody Walsh; Ann & Rick Waltonsmith; Patricia Webster; Andy Weis; Jeffrey Werner; Terry Wight & Bob Groppo; Steve & Sharon Willeke; Dennis & JoAnn Winter; Todd & Corinne Wipke; Ken Wright; Samantha Zenack; Bob Zufall; Frank Zwart & Julia Armstrong-Zwart

Bandleader Members and $250-$499 Donors

Louie Albanese; Edward R. Hearn & Linda Arnold; Lawrence Baker; Alan & April Barclay; Keshav Batish; Murray & Sheila Baumgarten; Monica & Robert Bellizzi; Alice Benet; Bill Benham; Mark Bernhard & Anne Steyaert; Bob Biggs & Sarah Marra; Greg Blackwell; Chris Boman; Eric Braun; Eileen & Neil Brown; Philip Castle; Pedro Castro & Stephanie Barnes-Castro; Larry Chew; Liz Clark; Ed & Margie Claxton; Sitah & Dale Cummings; Ken & Katherine Deaver; John Dickinson; Eli & Angela Eisenpress; Bernard Elbaum & Nina Koocher; Tom Ellison & Larry Friedman; Fredric Evenson; John Faulkner; Reed & Lisa Flocks; Allen Furst; Harvey & Carmen Gotliffe; Colette Grey; Dan Heiser & Kathleen Richards; Rachel Heit; Jeremy Hiatt; Kent & Marie Imai; Suzanne Ise; Bennett Jackson & Emilia LaPenta; Lee Jacobs; Fred Jacobson; Mark & Janelle Karakas; Orry Korb; John Larse; John Livingston & Fran Etow; Anne Lober; Andrea London; Susan & Bryan Lovegren; Gavin & Julie Maxwell; Donny McCaslin; Daniel & Lauren McLaughlin; Jeff Meyer; Michael Miller – San Jose Jazz Festival; Don & Laura Newmark; Henry & Nancy Niles; Janis O’Driscoll; Vickie Oliver; Nick Pavlina; Steve Perry & Mike Pittroff; Billy Reed & Carroll Mayer; Grant & Pamela Ring; Maureen & Satish Rishi; Gene & Diane Sampson; Mary Scheller; Eric Schmidt & Ellen Primack; Michael Scott; Jacob & Kris Sidman; David States; Patti Stepovich; Dennis Stewart; Kermit & Marc Sveen; Austin Swift & Karissa Lagmay; Mark & Deborah Vanderwoude; Mary Wells; Gloria Williams; Linda Wilshusen & Rock Pfotenhauer; Jon & Jill Winston; Stacey Zones

Band Member and $75-$249 Donors 

Richard & Kathy Abrahamson; Benjamin Abrams; Barbara Akin; Robert Albrecht & Nita Picchetti; Esmarelda Alderete; Bill Alderman; Geoff & Judy Alexander; Mary Altier & John Walker; Mara Alverson; Ken & Sandra Anderson; James Anderson; Leslie & Richard Andrews; Rich Apple; Ruth Appleby; John Armstrong; Rolf Augustine; Mary Ann Balian; Dwight & Beth Basilius; Harold Basquin & Jean Le Baron; Frank Bechert; Thomas & Lilian Beggs; Jeff Belden; Paul Bellina; Cheryl Bentley; Michael Bertoni; Louise Bettner; Len Beyea; Gary Bianchi; Curtis &; Susan Bianchi; Joya Birns; Linda Bixby; Carly Blanchard; Deborah Blumberg; Bert Bonanno; DeAnne Boroff; Audrey Boutte & Elza Minor; Paul Bouwsma; Jack Bowers; Michael & Alex Boyd; Hilary & Glenn Bridges; Judy Brock; Jeff Brody; Stephen & Margaret Brown; Jacqueline Brown; Thomas Brown; Jennifer Bruno; George Bunch; Paul Burdick; Carolyn Burke; Edmund Burke; Gregory Burnett; Debra Burnham; Janice Caldarella; Christine Caldwell; Anne Callahan; Louis & Nancy Calvisi; Jerry Cameron; Timothy Carl & Joan Bosworth; Nancy Carr; Calvin & Jennifer Carr; Alice & Marcus Cato; Frank & Patsy Cavalier; Jon Cavanaugh; Nancy Cavanaugh; Brian & Kathleen Cayton; Craig & Brenda Chadwick; Alison Chaiken; Howard & Lisa Charnock; Gil & Dee Chavez; Noreen Chen; Eugene Cherry; Nick Chiulos & Nancy Mouat; Maria Choy; Karen & Kurt Christiansen; Neil & Carolyn Christopherson; Joe Cianciarulo; Richard & Ginny Clark; Kathy Clark; Peter & Carne Clarke; Marc Cleven; Myron Cohen; Nelson Crandall; Stephen D Creagh; Gail Cruse; Lauren Crux; Yolanda Cuadros; Pat Da Silva; Hal & Karlene Dahlmeier; Ken Dalluge; Mark Dammann; Cynthia Danna; Robert Danziger; Michele Davis; Paul & Anne Davis; Letitia Davis; Sonia de la Rosa; James Dillon; Ann Draper; Patricia Duffy; Dwight Dunn; Joe Dunn; Nancy & Terrel Eaton; Chuck Edgemon; Tom Ehrlich; Robert Elledge & Katherine Malyjurek; Vikki Erickson; Jessica & Stewart Evans; Frank Eynon; Dan Facciola; Bojana Fazarinc; Craig Ferguson; Nancy Ficarrotta; Sally Fifer & Jennifer Taylor; Rick Fillman; Shirley & Anthony Fink; John & Bonnie FitzGibbon; Bruce Flatow; Joann Forbes; John Fowler & Debbie Lew; Ernie Fox; Cliff & Sara Friedlander; Constance Gabriel; John Gamman; Irene Garner; Judith Geer; Peter Gelblum & Michelle Estrin-Gelblum; Barbara Gerry & Mark Chetkovich; Buddy & Linda Gerstman; Paula Gibson; Janice Glasser; Alison Gold; Mindi Golden & Richard Webb; Barbara & Mark Gordon

Margaret Gordon; Andria Gordon; Nelson Graff; Joanne Gramo; Shannon Tracy Greene; Robert & Marylayne Gregg; Waldo Griffin; Rose & Alberto Guarino; Gamilla Gutman; Chuck Hahn; Carol Hales; Gayle & Michael Halpin; Meg & Don Harlor; Wanda Harris; Debra Heavens; James Hein & Lyn Ackley; Jack Heintz; Ethel Herring; Daniel Hildebrand; Gary Hillerson & Susan Parish; Christine Hirsch; Graham Hitchcock; Bruce Hodge & Elizabeth Weal; William Hoffman; Jim & Nancy Hopper; Michael Howe; Helen Hudson & Frank Capriotti; Andy Miller & Sybil Hudson; Roy & Karen Jackson; Kristen Jacobsen; Elizabeth James & Carlos Seligo; Kirk Jensen & Dennis Reagan; Pamela Johansen; Connie Carey Jones; Jeffrey & Ann Jones; Miyoko Kadekawa; David Kahn; Sean Kam; Eric Kashnow; David Kasle; Gerald & Elliot Kay; Carole Kettmann; Curt Keyer; Kay Killmer; Ellen Kimmel; Richard & Judi Klemann; Susan Krivin & David Ohanesian; Tom Lafaille; Nameeta Lal; Kwai Lam; Bonnie Lange; Carol Larson; Susan Laughlin; Dave Laughlin; Pearl Lawson; Paul Lawton & Patty Durkee; Tom Burns & Eileen Leary; Laurie Lee; Susan Leo & Diane Syrcle; Peter Lesnik; John Lett & Pat Boylan; Anthony Liccardo; Stuart Lichter & Marilyn Kaplar; Charles Lid; Rick Linzer & Barbara Schatan; Linda Locklin; Lee & Judy Loewy;Ilse & Benjamin Lopes; Rachel & Rodney Lowe; Christina Courcier & Louis Lozano; Carol Macfarland; Mark Magee; Robert Mahoney; Jeanine Mamary; Jessica Mancini; Mark Mander & Ruthanne Baker-Mander; Lynn Marcus Wyner & Ian Hardcastle; Bobby Markowitz; Glenn & Carol Maynard; Lisa McCamey; Bill McDonald; Laury McInerney; Tom McKoy & Ellen McCarthy; Patricia Medrano; Paul Meltzer; Melissa Mendes Campos; Jonathan Michael; Mitzi Millan & Dustin Minor; Brian & Ann Miller; Ellen & John Moir; Charles & Diane Molnar; Don Moonshine; Gallileo Morales; Don Mordecai; Terry & Pamela Moriarty; David Morwood; Richard Muller; Julie Murphy & Bill Manov; Donal Murphy; Alicia Najera & Russell Rodriguez; John Neal; Sandra Negley; Penny Norquist; Jim & Denise Norris; Andy Nozaka; Bob & Barbara Oberg; Paul & Sally O’Brien; Maureen O’Connell; Robert Odland & Charlotte Kelly; Lyle Older; Eileen O’Shea; Rodney Ouse & Carolyn Wade; Kay Paine; Vinayak Parikh; Praf Patel; Barbara Lafaille; Barbara Pearson; Kathleen Peppard; Bill Peters; Robert Phillips; Judy Pisano; Robert Porrello; Eric Porter; Lon H Price III; Linda Proctor; Charlie Prograce; Joe & Debbie Quigg; Janet Quinn; Doug & Leslie Rainforth; Frank Ramirez; Dave & Mary Ramos; Michael & Sarah Ray; Henry Reath; Beth Regardz & Michaela Veglia; Josh Reilly & Lisa Russell; Julie Reiner; Stu Reynolds & Pamela Baker; Eric Rice & Patrice Maginnis; Nancy Richardson; Neil Richman; Warren Rider; Marilyn Robertson; Pamela Rose; Cynthia Rotwein & Craig Pappas; Rosalind Ruth & Judy Luiz; Susan Sailow; Joshua Salesin & Claire Schneeberger; Vikki Sanders; Lenny Sass; Lisa Schaechter; Roger & Kate Schafer; Marian Scheuer Sofaer; Alan Schlenger & Susan Lysik; Cindy & Marian Scott; Daniel Robert Scott & Daidi Chang; Jude Seath; William Sheehan; Theresa M Sherer; Jaclynn Shurtleff; Frederick Siff; Gary Silberstein & Joan DeNeffe; Johnny Simmons; Nirvikar Singh & Inderjit Kaur; Tom Smare; Malcolm Smith; Biff Smith; David Smith; Phil & Sachi Snyder; Abraham Sofaer; John & Elaine Sorensen; Patricia Souza; Madeline Spencer & Mayrebelle Lukins; John Speyer & Consuelo Alba-Speyer; Doug Spitzer; Peter Spofford & Lou Ann Linford; Cindy Stangle; Dan Stark; John & Angela Steele; Joel Steinberg; Suzy Stevens; Bruce Stinnett; Sam Stoddard; Paul Stone & Dana Olson; Katy Stonebloom; Sig Storz; Chuck Strelitz; Diane Sturgeon; John Swartley & Debra Cohen; Paul & Ida Tarantino; Bunny Tavares; Mark Teixeira; Lawrence Terry; Lisa Tesler; Leslie Thomas & Jeannie Ellis; Peter Thomas; Mary Thomas; Bob & Rosemary Tintle; Julie Tokunaga-Fu & Albert Fu; Vince & Elizabeth Tornabene; Deborah Tracy-Proulx; Leslie Tremaine; Cori Troiani; Suzanne & Dan Tuchler; Bill Underwood; Howard Unkeles; Jim & Jeri Vanderzwaan; Janet Vratny; Kimberly Wainscoat; Judith Webb; Cherie Weeland & Steve Hernandez; Kenneth Welcher & Ilene Feinman; David Wenrick; John & Liz Wesolowski; Claudia White & Marsha Isaacson; Pat Emard & John Wiechman; Bernadette Wieland & Francis Truntzer; Gary Wilens; Lloyd & Bonnie Williams; Steve Wilson & Jessica Lowe-Wilson; Joel Wilson; Allie Wilson; David Winkler; Sylvia Winsby; Ann & Albin Winters; Lynne Wittenberg; Larry & Marcelle Wolfson; Keith & Mary Wood; Matthew Wood & Frances Ruiz-Wood; Helene Woolsey & Harriet Brown; Joanne & Thomas Young; Jeff Yurek; Donna Ziel; Brian Ziel

Ziel; Stacey Zones

Sponsors

A Train Law Group; Appenrodt Commercial Properties; George Badger & Barbara Beerstein; Richard Baer & Bella Babot;  Donor Advised Fund and the Legacy Capital Group DAF; Janet Berry & Ted Kirkiles; Judy Boemer; Codiga Family Foundation; Val Cole; Freny Cooper; Joseph Denicola; Dr. Arthur Dover, Aptos Travel Clinic; Erik’s DeliCafé; Fran Etow & John Livingston; Jeff Farnsworth & Michele Taylor; Howard & Rosalind Fisher; Gayle’s Bakery & Rosticceria; Kyle Goldman; Barbara & Bruce Graves; Teresa Green & ArtWorkSpace; Harry Harrington & Sharon Hale; Lou & Mark Heine, Uphill Ranch & Vineyard; Heit Family Dentistry; Patti & Brian Herman; High Notes; The Humanities Institute at UCSC; Carolyn & Joe Hyatt; Jazzabelles; Jazz Divas; Debbie King & Lisa Foley; Diane & Dick Klein; Kuumbwa Board of Trustees; Law Offices of Lawrence & Peck; Leading Ladies; Lighthouse Bank; Miner Family Winery; Sue Nerton & Tom Thacher; Joyce Nordquist; OneDigital Health Benefits; Judy & Scott Owen; Robin Petrie; Petrinovich, Pugh & Co., LLP; Plazita Medical Clinic; Radiology Medical Group; Tom Ralston Concrete ; Redtree Partners LP; Kevin Rooney & Rachael Spencer; The Silent Gong/Impact Assets, Inc. – Jeanine Bonstelle; Robin & Greg Sirakides; Scott Smith & Mary Culley; Swenson Builders ; Michele Taylor & Jeff Farnsworth; Ten Sharps; Universal Audio Inc.; Anina Van Alstine; Wedeen Hammer Group at Morgan Stanley; Daphne & Stuart Wells; Bob & Julie Wider; Bob & Suzanne Young

In-Kind Contributors

 

Bagelry, Cabrillo College, Community Printers, Cruzio, Erik & Judy Johnson, Miner Family Vineyards, Steve Ornellas, Pacific Cookie Company, r.r. jones, Paul Schraub, Santa Cruz Coffee Roasting Company, Swenson Builders, Rachel Chatham – Tom Ralston Concrete, and our extraordinary community of volunteers!

Ellington Awards

Since 2005, Kuumbwa Jazz has honored individuals whose long-standing support has significantly contributed to the organization’s well-being.  Like Duke Ellington wrote, we like to let them know that “we love you madly” by presenting them with an Ellington Award.

2019 – Kyle Goldman
2019 – Dave Miner
2019 – Danny Scher

2018 – Jeannine Bonstelle
2018 – Ted Kirkiles

2017 – Deidre Hamilton
2017 – Carolyn Hyatt

2015 – Drew & Kathy Miller
2015 – Cheryl Simons

2013 – Sharon Hale & Harry Harrington
2013 – Cathy Conley & Bill Merikallio

2012 – Robin & Greg Sirakides
2012 – George & Barbara Badger

2011 – Chris Tompkins
2011 – Kate & David Hartzell

2010 – Michael & Toby Alexander
2010 – Patti & Brian Herman

2009 – Bob King
2009 – Bob Young

2008 – Bill & Cloy Codiga
2008 – John Livingston & Fran Etow

2007 – Erik & Judy Johnson
2007 – Tom Cole

2006 – Bob Jackson
2006 – Esin Voskay

2005 – Bob Bickal
2005 – Ted & Pat Durkee

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