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!
The Annual Campaign provides essential funding for NJW's operation and programs. A big thank you to all our contributors in 2012! You can join this special club of jazz champions by donating now.
The Annual Campaign provides essential funding for NJW's operation and programs. A big thank you to all our contributors in 2011!
This fund was set up in memory of the late, great bassist and vocalist Charles Dungey. Scholarship funds go toward classes for promising bass or vocal students who need financial assistance. The following donors gave generously to support this fund in 2011.
A special campaign to purchase high definition video equipment, to take the Jazz Workshop performances and classes to the world!
Larry & Nancy Mechem
Gary & Catherine Wilson
Donna & Joe Venardi
The Recording Academy, Nashville Chapter
Nashville Arts Magazine
UPS Stores, Bellevue & Belle Meade
WMOT FM 89.5
NJW's Annual Campaign provides essential funding for programs and operations, and is a way for the entire NJW Community to Grow Jazz.
The 2010 Annual Campaign raised over $20,000 in support of the Workshop. We want to recognize all our generous donors:
||Hank & Gloria Gildemeister
||Chad & Jennifer Grout
|Nathaniel Allen, Jr.
||Dr. Veronica & Peter Gunn
||Steve & Kim Pfeiffer
||Nancy B. Hardaway
|Karen Litterer Baker
||D. Marsha Ray
||Don O. Henry
||Scott & Sara Hoffman
||Bob & Cindy Rudolph
|John H. & Cherrie Dean Britton
||Bill & Melissa Holden
|Bob & Jennifer Burns
||Mary Grey James
||Louise Barnes & Larry Seeman
||Dennis & Andrea Lambert
|Ken & Pat Christinson
||Linda Joseph & Jeff Pitcher
||Margaret Rose & Jeff Steinberg
||Dr. Barry C. Stephens
||Leonard & Gayle Kindig
|Paul R. Dokecki
||Robert & Marie Thuan
|John & Bobbie Duke
||Liles Insurance Brokerage
|Kathy & Sprigg Ebbert
||Greg & Paula Weaver
|Judy & Jaylon Fincannon
||Farrell & Bobbe Morris
|Mike & Cyndi Finucane
|Greg Plaunt, The Welland Company
||Bob Dudley Smith
|Harry Williams, on behalf of Roy Agee
||Jeff & Cheryl Hall
Susan Edwards, in honor of Mark Edwards
William Fialkowski, in honor of Jill Denmark
Cheryl Hughey, in Memory of John Hall
Mr. & Mrs. Gary E. Wilson, The Wilson Family Advised Fund of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Mark Edwards - donation of over 5,000 jazz CD's to the George Tidwell Jazz library.
Dan Strimer and Gary Hedden - donation of time and labor to the acoustic redesign of The Jazz Cave (2006). Thanks also to all the volunteers who helped with construction and contributed money to this effort.
Yorkville Sound - Bud Mayer
Dave Pomeroy (amp)
Farrell Morris (vibes)
Chester Thompson (drum equipment)
Ian Wallace (cymbals)
Cool Springs Complementary Medicine (pianos)
Kyle Lehning (pianos)
Albion Millworks - Richard Peden (design and construction of NJW facility)
Ion Media (Promotional video)
Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission
Tennessee Arts Commission
South Arts, in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Arts
Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
The Frist Foundation
D'Addario Music Foundation