Tuck Andress

Jazz guitarist and guitar player for legendary Jazz duo “Tuck and Patti”


Clifford Brown, Jr.

Program Director, Operations Manager, air personality and Producer at KCSM, KDIA, KDYA

Dr. John Calloway

A multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger and educator at San Francisco State University


Patti Cathcart

Jazz vocalist and the voice of legendary Jazz duo “Tuck and Patti”



Peter and Stefanie Coyote

Peter Coyote – Movie, theater and television actor, author, director and  screenwriter

Stefanie Coyote - Former Executive Director of the SF Film Commission

Moy Eng
Executive Director at Community Arts Stabilization Trust


Pete Escovedo

Latin Jazz legend, musician and percussionist



Cassandra Flipper

Bread & Roses Executive Director




Benny Green

Acclaimed Jazz pianist


Albert “Tootie” Heath

Jazz drummer and instructor at Stanford Jazz Workshop



Terrance Kelly

Renowned Gospel singer. Musical Director and co-founder Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir


Rebeca Mauleon

Internationally acclaimed musician, bandleader, composer,
GRAMMY-nominated producer, educator, author and reviewer

Bobby McFerrin

Virtuoso American vocalist and conductor



Susan Muscarella

Accomplished jazz pianist and founder & Executive Director of California Jazz Conservatory, aka Jazzschool


Rufus Reid

Jazz bassist, educator and composer



John Santos

A multi-percussionist, GRAMMY-nominated recording artist and US Artist Fontanals Fellow

Mal Sharpe

Television and radio personality for KCSM Back on Basin Street


Danny Scher

Bill Graham Presents (retired)


Marcus Shelby

Acoustic Jazz bassist, instructor at Berkeley Young Musician Program and Stanford Jazz Workshop