Individual Donors

SUPPORT THE CJC

Individual Donors

The California Jazz Conservatory wishes to thank the following individuals for their generous contributions to the annual fund, which supports the institution in the broadest terms. (Gifts received from October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019):

The CJC Fund

SUSTAINING BENEFACTORS ($50,000 and above)
Jennifer A. Maxwell

DIRECTOR’S CIRCLE ($25,000 – $49,999)
Drs. Tricia & Richard Gibbs
Anonymous

BENEFACTORS CIRCLE ($10,000 – $24,999)
Jamey Aebersold
Susan & Jeffrey Brand
Charles & Margaret Charnas
Erle Flad
Jeffrey Goodby
Rita Hargrave
Bannus & Cecily Hudson
J. Tyler & Melanie Johnston
Jeff Kaszubinski
Ivan, Maris & Harry Meyerson
Mr. Bernard Osher
Jerry Povse
Jim & Ruth Reynolds
Neil Rudolph & Susan Cluff

PATRONS CIRCLE ($5,000 – $9,999)
Gordon C. & Emilie Talbot Brooks
Jacquelin & Sheafe Ewing
Richard McKinley
Ernie Mieger
Walt & Peg Rimler – in honor of Helen Michaels
Lisa Scimens & John Moss
Carol Shen & Larry Dodge

SPONSORS CIRCLE ($1,000 – $4,999)
Denny Abrams
Steven & Denise Baker
Anthony Clarvoe
Michael & Bari Howard
Barbara Ivins & John Hughes
Steve Katz
Art Lazanoff
Tienne Lee
Donn Logan & Marcy Li Wong
Richard & Christine Lyons
Matt McCarthy
Mary Palafox
David & Mary Ramos
David & Beth Sawi
Sheron Family
Karen Shepherd
Eric Siegel
Jan Stevens
Scott Wilson
Cookie Wong & Jim Chanteloup
Gordon & Evie Wozniak
Steve Zieff & Elaine Leitner
Anonymous (3)

 

($1 – $999)
Manuela Albuquerque & Chris McKenzie
Richard Ackerman
Miriam Agrell
Sheldon Alexander
Paul & Judy Allrich
Bayard & Nancy Allmond
Hans & June Andersen
Richard & Nancy Anderson
Janan Apaydin
Keira Armstrong
Bill & Rosie Aron
Dave Backenstoe
Margie Baker
Ted Bakowsky
John Barthel
Randy Barnett
Alisa Barnes
Keith Beard
Melanie Berzon
Kyoko Bischof
Kathy Blackburn & Dan Sidbury
Stan Boghosian
Gloria Bowles
Arlene Boyd
Alexander Brown
Dr. Anthony Brown
Thomas Brougham
David Brody – in memory of Bobbie Hutcherson & Eddie Marshall
Cherilyn Brunetti & Daniel Levine
Alex Burmester
Bert & Lois Carelli
Samantha Carlson
Thomas & Marcie Charlesworth
Edward Chanowitz
Derek Chin
David Clark
Peter Clarke
Dave Clark
Robert Clark-Rddell
Norris Clement & Diane Bessell
Jay Clemens
Nelson Combs
Seldy Cramer Speers
Karen Dabrusin
Lou Dangles & Chris Armstrong
Chris Darrow
Kyle Davy & Karen Yencich
John Degele
Steve DeMello
Gary Depp
David Devlin
Barbara Dickey
Dinan Family – In memory of Merrilee Trost
Ian Duffy
Madeline Eastman & Vince Lateano
Thomas & Julie Echaniz – in honor of Michael Echaniz
Lisa Esherick
Dave Eshelman
Eva & Martin Ewing
Matthew Fabela
Donald Falk
David Farrar
Diana Feiger
Barrie Feldman
Don Ferguson
Mary Fettig
Wayne Fettig
Judith Fiene
Ellen Florey
Paul Fogel
Erik Freed
Richard Fregulia
Venus French
Vicki Friedberg
George & Ann Gaebler
Peter Garabedian
Marjorie Gelb & Mark Aaronson
Mary Gerber
Jeb Gist
Jane Gitelman
Grant Gladman
Jan Goldenberg
Phyllis Goldsmith
Deborah Gordon
Rick Greer
John Guglielmino
Nicole Haller-Wilson – in honor of Haydn Wilson
Elliot Halpern
The Hammer Family
Richard Hammond
Hardtke Family
Patricia Hare
Gina Harris
Annachristine Harris- in honor of Isaiah Harwood & his band
Catherine Hartshorn & Richard Buxbaum
Pixie Hayward Schickele
Brad Haywood
Stuart Hellman
Leslie Heyden
John Higham
Jane Higgins
Adrienne Hirt & Jeffrey Rodman
Wil Hobbs
Maureen Hogan
Steve & Angie Holland
Jenny Holland
Peter Holzer
John Houghton
Kathleen Humphrey
Sonya Hunter
Jarrell Irvin
Winthrop Jackman
Angela Jacobson
Christopher Johnson & Barry Miller
Malvin Johnson
Suzanne Johns Holley
Claude Jones
Dianna Jones
Angharad Jones
Frances Kalfus
Michael Katz
Aaron Kaufmann
Christina Kellogg
Ethel Klein & Ed Krugman
Mark Klein
Emily Klion & George Brooks
Basha Kooler
R. & L. Korsan

($1 – $999) continued
Vladimir & Lilia Kresin
Reina Lam
Gary Larson
Marjorie Lasky
Karen Laws
Jennifer Lawson
Tyler Layne
Tomas Lee
Roger Leventhal
Philip Lieb
Todd Lorenz
Bertram Lubin & Vivian Scharlach
Michael Lucey
Sally Lum
Stephen Lyke
Louise Lyons
Susan Marinoff & Thomas Schrag
Shelley Macapanpan
Laura Mahanes & Steven Weissman
Linda Maio
Gautam Makani
Priscilla Marquis
Merideth & Tom Marschak
Christopher Martinez
Brennan McBride
Bill & Suzanne McLean
Teddy Milder
George Miller
Michael Mindrinos
William Moore
Scott & Diane Morgan
Christine Morgan
Clark Mosher
Bill Mullin
Dina Munsch
Bob Murphy
John & Alice Nakanishi
Bob Nelson
Van Nguyen
Josh Novic
Stephen Nutik
Kathy Orozco
Asli Ors
Tom Pappas
John & Barbara Papini
Vicki & Thomas Pappas
Lambros Paraschos
James Paxson
Gerry Pearlman
Tom Pehrson
J.W. Peng
Roger Pettey
Nick Phillips
Sandra Phillips
Jim Pickrel & Carolyn Woolley
Susanna Maria Porte
Norman Postone & Lisa Fruchtman
Chris & Lori Potter
Poulson Gluck Design
Susan Powning
Joseph Pratt
Mark & Sharon Priven
Zeena Quinn
Paul Radosevich & Elise Thomas
Nancy Ragle
David Rapoport
Steven Rappaport – In honor of musicians everywhere
Robin Ray
Mary Rees
Carl Resnikoff
Gail Richie
Terry Rillera
Gary Rinehart
Kristine Rivera
Barry Robertson
Ahni & Kit Robinson
Lisa Rose
Atlaya Rubin – in memory of Larry Stefl
Isabela Saavedra
Hector Salazar
Alina Salganicoff
Nilabh Sanat
Lewis Santer
Frank Sarmir
The Sasner Family
Jonathan Schiele & Christina Nypaver
Daniel Schickele
Tomas Schoenberg – in honor of Arabelle Schoenberg
Sam Schuchat & Ilana DeBare
Mike & Kim Schulist
Valerie Schwimmer
Maggie & Contee Seely
Seidlitz Orenstein Family
Ken Serwin
Anthony & Karen Severo
Bob Sharman
Linda Shapiro
Steven Shatz & Nina Rivkind
Michelle Simon
Bryan Simmons
Tina Smelser
Ann Smulka
Rae Ann Stahl & Burhan Sukarma
Jordan Stark
Diane & Paul Stephenson
Sandra Stumbaugh
Jill Suttie & Don Arbitblit
William Taylor
Leslie Tchaikovsky
Mike Tekulsky & Ron Wong
Sandra Tillin
Ann Renee Tissue
Hai-ho Tran
Curtis Uejo – in honor of Scott “edog” Peterson
Deborah & Bob Van Nest
Maureen Vavra
Bob Vazquez
Terry Walker-Mullings
Jeanne Walpole
Judy Walters
Barry Warren & Tom Brougham
Diane Wyatt
Douglas Weber
Henry Weinstein
Greg Welker
Michael Wesolowski
Katherine Westine & George Davis II
Ann Whalley
Cameron White & Paul Deirup
Tom Williamson
Barbara Winton
Donald Worth
Mengchun Yang
James Young
Gary & Linda Zellerbach
Langqing Zhu
Anonymous (31)

 


Scholarship Funds

THE ANGELO J. AND JOANNE MONTESANO SCHOLARSHIP FUND
In honor of jazz aficionados Angelo J. and Joanne Montesano

The Estate of Joanne Montesano

BUDDY MONTGOMERY SCHOLARSHIP FUND
In honor of jazz vibraphonist and pianist Buddy Montgomery

The Buddy Montgomery Family
Enis Harrison
Staci Harrison
Montgomery Family

DICK CONTE JAZZ PIANO SCHOLARSHIP FUND
In honor of jazz pianist and radio luminary Dick Conte

Kathleen Lawton & Dick Conte
Art Lazanoff
Stephen Massey
Gerry Pearlman
Roberta Powell
Anonymous

GIRLS’ AND WOMEN’S CAMPS SCHOLARSHIP FUND
In honor of Women’s Camp staff member and vocalist Laurie Silverman as well as guitarist and long-time Jazzschool student Barbara Fitzpatrick

Reta & Timothy Baughman
Howard Cohen – in memory of Laurie Silverman
Lisa Cohen – in memory of Laurie Silverman
Nancy Corporon & Doreen DiBiaggio
Jean Fineberg & Ellen Seeling
Nancy Geimer & Chris Vance
Judy & James Gillivan
Sonya Hunter
Cynthia Mah & Robert P. Palioca
Tiffany Means
Marilyn O’Toole
Virginia Padgett
Susan Sasaki
Brian Shevelenko – in memory of Laurie Silverman
Lynn Shevelenko – in memory of Laurie Silverman
Anonymous – in memory of Laurie Silverman
Anonymous (2)

 


‘Round Midnight Capital Campaign 

The California Jazz Conservatory wishes to thank all who contributed to the capital campaign for campus expansion:

SUSTAINING BENEFACTORS ($50,000 and above)
Challenge To Learning
Jerry Fiddler & Melissa Alden
Hellman Foundation
Jennifer A. Maxwell
Meyer Sound Laboratories Inc.
Amy & Eddie Orton
Michael & Ann Parker
Neil Rudolph & Susan Cluff
David & Beth Sawi
DIRECTOR’S CIRCLE ($25,000 – $49,999)
Jamey Aebersold
The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
J. Tyler & Melanie Johnston
Bertram Lubin & Vivian Scharlach
Bill Mullin
Hilary Perkins
Jerry Povse
Tom & Jerry Povse
John & Mary Raitt
Danny Scher
Anonymous
BENEFACTORS CIRCLE ($10,000 – $24,999)
Barco, Inc.
Susan & Jeffrey Brand
Charles & Margaret Charnas
Lois De Domenico
Jacquelin & Sheafe Ewing
Ivan, Maris & Harry Meyerson
Jim & Ruth Reynolds
Ron Scudder
Gene & Leslie Wang
The William Ellis Robinson Foundation
Anonymous (2)
PATRONS CIRCLE ($5,000 – $9,999)
Steven & Denise Baker
June Cheit
Scott & Valerie Corvin
Mary Ford & Rob Lewis
Jeffrey Goodby
Rita Hargrave
Eric & Simone Lang
Marcy Wong Donn Logan Architects
Helen M. Marcus
John & Barbara Papini
Jeanne & Sanford Robertson Fund
Sara Sanderson & Eric Weaver
The Whitman Family Foundation
Michael Yovino-Young & Alison Teeman
SPONSORS CIRCLE ($1,000 – $4,999)
Demetrios Agretelis
Cindy Canup
Thomas & Julie Echaniz
Dave & Robbie Eshelman
Kay Eskenazi
Mimi Fox
Phil Gainsborough
Phyllis Goldsmith
Mike & Marilyn Harryman
Sue Jewell
Frances Kalfus
Jeff Kaszubinski
Steven Katz – in honor of Matt Betton
Stephanie Lee
Tienne Lee & Steven Nierlich
George & Nancy Leitmann
Donn Logan & Marcy Li Wong
Richard & Christine Lyons
Larry & Corinne Marcus
Merideth & Tom Marschak
T.J. & Deni  Marrone
Susanna Maria Porte
David & Mary Ramos
Carl Resnikoff
Mike Rissi
Jorge Rivera
Linda Rostoker
Pamela Rose
Tomas Schoenberg – in honor of Arabelle Schoenberg
Lisa Scimens & John Moss
Ruth Shapiro
Carol Shen & Larry Dodge
Gyula Sziraczky
Gordon C. & Emilie Talbot Brooks
Jennifer & Michael Thyen
FRIENDS CIRCLE ($1 – $999)
Bayard & Nancy Allmond
Hans & June Andersen
Bill & Rosie Aron
The Berman Family – in memory of Sy Grossman
Ralph & Gail Bernstein – in memory of Sy Grossman
John Dobby Boe
Gloria Bowles
Dr. Anthony Brown
Jennifer Burroughs & Michael Rowe – in memory of Sy Grossman
Bert & Lois Carelli
Celestialsister
Mike Charlasch & Hélène Côté
Yanek Chiu – in memory of Sy Grossman
Dr. & Mrs. Royce Chrys
Ken Christinson – in memory of Bill Moody
Patti Cole – in memory of Sy Grossman
Dick Conte – in memory of Bill Moody
Sandy & Jeff Cressman
Mary D’Orazi & Greg German
Michael Echaniz
Priscilla & William Essert
Mary Fettig
Steven Friedland
George & Ann Gaebler
James Goodlin & Ann Ortmeyer
Ilene & Michael Gordon
Ray & Victoria Greenleaf
Beth & Phil Green
Roy Halliday – in memory of Sy Grossman
Debra Hanavan
Eric Hashimoto
Darrell Hawthorne
Steve Heckman – in memory of Bill Moody
($1 – $999) continued
Doreen Hoang
Tyler Hofinga & Four Children
Jane & David Holland
Steven Horowitz
Chris Hudgins & Pam Egan – in memory of Bill Moody
L. A. & Jacqueline James
Frank Jargstorff
Jim Kent
Laura Klein & Tony Corman
Nick Lamb & Family
Todd & Rachel Lorenz
Daryl Lura & Susan Sasaki
Karen & Paul McArdle
Tony Miceli
Montclair Women’s Big Band
Zach Mondlick and Susana Pineda
Joe Mumm
Tristan Norton
Esti Ollerman, Cindy Bandur, Rob & Pat Cook Rosenberg, Eric & Ellen Schnur – in memory of Sy Grossman
Gregg Perloff of Another Planet Entertainment
Nick Phillips
Jim Pickrel & Carolyn Woolley
Jesse Rimler

($1 – $999) continued
Jonathan Ring & Maya Rath
Barry Robertson
Ralph Rodriguez
Irwin Ross – in memory of Sy Grossman
John Schott
Monica Scott & Dominique Pelletey
Seidlitz Orenstein Family
Sheron Family
Cynthia Silva
Sanford Statner
John and Yee-wan Stevens – in memory of Sy Grossman
Dillon Vado
Edelle Vartan – in memory of Sy Grossman
Joan Warren & Dan May
Robin Washington
Kristine Watson & Robert Lattimore
Elizabeth Weisz
George & Sandy Wieland
Jane Williams & Bob Walker
Anne & Barry Woods
Jan Woo & Bill Lanphier
Yehudit
Gary & Linda Zellerbach
Marie Jean Zerrudo & Stephen Turgeon
Anonymous (4)

Maxwell Match for Capital Campaign Completion

The California Jazz Conservatory wishes to thank all who contributed to the matching effort to complete the ‘Round Midnight Capital Campaign:

SUSTAINING BENEFACTORS ($50,000 and above)

Jennifer A. Maxwell
David & Beth Sawi
Anonymous

DIRECTOR’S CIRCLE ($25,000 – $49,999)

Jerry Fiddler & Melissa Alden
Erle Flad
J. Tyler & Melanie Johnston
Matt Mullenweg
Amy & Eddie Orton
Michael & Ann Parker

BENEFACTORS CIRCLE ($10,000 – $24,999)
Jamey Aebersold
The Grossman Family
Eric & Simone Lang
Helen M. Marcus – in memory of David J. Williamson
Gregg Perloff of Another Planet Entertainment
John & Mary Raitt
Neil Rudolph & Susan Cluff
The William Ellis Robinson Foundation
Anonymous

PATRONS CIRCLE ($5,000 – $9,999)
Janet M. and William F. Cronk, III
Pat & Vaughan Johnson
James Keefe & Lorna Lee
Ron Scudder
Anonymous

SPONSORS CIRCLE ($1,000 – $4,999)
Demetrios Agretelis
Susan & Jeffrey Brand
June Cheit
Phil Gainsborough
Letty Ledbetter
Larry & Corinne Marcus
Martha & P.J. Nora
David & Mary Ramos
Anonymous

FRIENDS CIRCLE ($1 – $999)
Diana Cohen & David Spitulnik – in honor of Tyler Johnston
Alex Cole
Mike & Sally Fitzhugh
Lee Hanson & Don Scherer
Marilyn Harryman
Sandy Koshkin & Barbara Levin
Florence and Jules Kragen
Stephanie Lee
Susan & Moses Libitzky
J.K. Myers & B.A. Seto
Brad Polvorosa
Jeffrey & Sharon Porter
Stephen & Corlyne Recht
Jorge & Elizabeth Rivera
Eileen & Jay Savel
Judy Walters
Anonymous

 


Jennifer A. Maxwell Endowment for Artistic and Academic Excellence

Jennifer A. Maxwell

John Bendich
Mary Ford & Rob Lewis
Stan & Mary Friedman
Jeff Kaszubinski
Steve Katz
Jim Keefe
Eric & Simone Lang
Dave Ramos
Danny Scher
Steve Zieff

Legacy

Larry Dodge
Frances Feldon
Claudia Fenelon
Ronald Scudder

In-Kind

Richard Aslin
Gena Bleier
Mike Charlasch & Hélène Côté
Brent Donaldson
Madeline Eastman & Vince Lateano
Barbara Gratton
Jane Hunter
Jazzcaffé
David James
Donn Logan & Marcy Li Wong
Carol McClain
Poulson-Gluck Design
Eric Mills
Robert Riggle
Paul Weir
Wendel Rosen Black & Dean, LLP
Karen Zindars
Anonymous

 

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