2016 DONORS

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INVESTMENT!

The Detroit Jazz Festival appreciates your generosity and support of the 2016 Festival.

Listing reflects contributions as of September 14, 2016. Every effort has been made to accurately reflect donor names and levels. Please contact the Detroit Jazz Festival Donor Development Department to notify us of any errors or omissions at 855-JAZZDET ext. 202 or via email at memberships@detroitjazzfest.com.

DETROIT JAZZ FESTIVAL GUARDIANS OF JAZZ

Diamond Guardian $5,000 and above

  • George and Kathleen Hill
  • Wright and Cathy Lassiter
  • Cynthia Pasky
  • David Sutherland
  • David Usher

Platinum Guardian $2,500-$4,999

  • Stacey Brackens and Emma Reaves
  • Joe E. Miller Group
  • James Murphy Jr.
  • Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone
  • Rolland O'Hare
  • Donald Price
  • Eric B. Vaughn Jazz Fans
  • Carolyn Wanzo Group

Golden Guardian $1,000-$2,499

  • Anthony Allen
  • Andrea Archer
  • Marlon Barnett
  • Stanley M. Berry
  • Mia Bjorn
  • Bob Bolya
  • Benjamin Bordoff
  • Thomas Brown
  • Paul Burega
  • Richard Deno
  • Bradley Dyer
  • Lauri Ellias
  • Al Fields
  • Rob Finkel
  • Carol and Burke Fossee
  • Viva Foster
  • Ann Gaines
  • Kevin Gaines
  • Gary Ganaway
  • Raymond Ghersi
  • Robert Hage
  • Howard Hertz
  • Gregg Hill
  • Dennis Holtschneider
  • Andrew Hong
  • Donald R. Hunter
  • Theodore Jones
  • Andrew Kelman
  • Julie Thompson Klein
  • Sanford Koltonow
  • Irving Lesher III
  • Carol and William Lewis
  • Blanche and Willie Macklin
  • Robert Magee
  • Peter Marlin
  • Arthur McDaniel
  • Sam Mobley
  • Torkild and Lynda Nielsen
  • Ronald Lockett and Wesley Norris
  • Ernest Otter
  • Gregg Pakela
  • Roy A. Palasek
  • Gerald Peterson
  • Bob Pettapiece
  • Ronald Pirtle
  • Paul Pomerantz
  • Robert Pomish
  • Ryan Proch
  • John Redash
  • Howard and Beverly Reilly
  • Reginald Roquemore
  • Angela Ryan
  • Leoard Sahn
  • Jacqueline Sapp
  • Jim Sintetos
  • Gerald Smith
  • Gary Stager
  • Michael Stratton
  • Claire Stroker
  • Clark Talyor
  • Wanda Terrell
  • Jason Tinsley
  • La Bonnie Townsend
  • Ingrid White
  • Len Wickliffe
  • Judith Williams
  • Shaun and Chrystal Wilson
  • Jason Witulski
  • Paul Zionts

Silver Guardian $500-$999

  • David Ansel
  • Rod Arroyo
  • Hudson Assc
  • Mie Belgrave
  • Darryl Bey
  • Jane Boettcher
  • William Bremmer
  • Ronald Cooley
  • Ray Correll
  • Betty Davis
  • Dr. Walter Edwards
  • Patricia Espinosa
  • Fred Eurich
  • Frederick Falker
  • Doug Ferrari
  • Sharon Finch
  • Karen Fox
  • Michael Gordon
  • Kenneth Gregory
  • Michael Gritt
  • Carlton Guthrie
  • Karla Hall
  • Allen Head
  • Meegan Holland
  • Deborah Kent
  • Jonathan Krall
  • Barbara Kramer
  • Gregg Krupa
  • Deborah La Violette
  • Edward Lelonek
  • Edward Lelonek
  • Michael Macklin
  • Marsha McCullough
  • Annette McGruder
  • Julia Mercier
  • David Mikeselle
  • Bill Mills
  • Juanita Moore
  • James N. Moore Jr.
  • Jacques Mullins
  • Marc Nebozenko
  • Duane Reese Parker
  • Michael Pitt
  • Michael Pitt
  • William Robinson Jr
  • Jane Rosebrough
  • Arnold Stanley
  • William Trammell
  • Sam Thomas
  • Fayette Thompson
  • Luis Torregrosa
  • Earl M. Turpin
  • Mutsumi Wada
  • Lawrence Walker
  • Ronald Ward
  • Lee R. Ward
  • William Weathers
  • Michael Wilson
  • Joanna Macwilliams Wolf
  • Leonard K. and Angela M. Wooten

DETROIT JAZZ FESTIVAL RHYTHM SECTION

Jazz Influencers $250-$499

  • Nancy and Larry Bluth
  • Lester Floyd
  • Howard and Beverly Reilly
  • Lee Schottenfels
  • Lee Ward

Jazz Buffs $100-$249

  • Vernon Courtney
  • Bruce Hebbard
  • Paul Heininger
  • Denise Houle
  • Denise Jacob
  • Edward Kimball
  • Edward Kimball
  • Thomas Kneeshaw
  • Hazel Lewis
  • Reginald Linebarger
  • Michael Nagy
  • Robert & Ruth Pomish
  • Christine A Sommer

Jan Fans $1-$99

  • Norman Bucknor
  • Marci Coggan
  • Martin Giencke
  • Susan C Griffith
  • Michael Hammerly
  • Lawrence Hargrave
  • Charlene Ingham
  • Michael Kelley
  • Michael Kelly
  • Michael Kelly
  • Michael Kelly
  • Michael Kelly
  • Dougla M. Kimble
  • John Kingston
  • Elizabeth Kirksey
  • Michael Naismith
  • Charles Ortiz
  • Melsenia Pickett
  • Linda Pregitzer
  • Dr. Donald Sherman
  • Isel Tanquero
  • Mike Wheelock

We would like to extend a special thank you to our loyal Jazz Pazz patrons. Your support helps to keep the Festival free.