Donors and Contributors
The El Segundo Concert Band gratefully acknowledges the people and
organizations that have contributed generously to us this season:
Music Director Level
$2,000 and up
Cadman, Neil and Rebecca
Fisher, Bill and Laurie
Goodyear, David and Breana
Katz, Debra
Mason, Elizabeth and Greg
Sexton, Peri and Bill
Vinzon, Noel and Arlene
Wopschall, Vaughn and Gail

Conductor Level  
$1,000 - $1,999  
America's Charities
Birch, Shawn
Britt's Bar-B-Que
Cambria Hotel
Cantu, Abe
Cantu, Julie
Chevron Products Company
Crabbs, Lori and Scott
Crowley, Brian and Kitty
Doby, Carl and Rosalind
El Segundo Rotary Club
Fahey, Matthew and Louise
Faivre, Michael and Kristin
Gutierrez, Sergio and Maria
Honda, Tomo and Jun
Kartvedt, Mikal and Nanmarie
Lam, Trinhly
Le, Anne
Lee, Ji
Lee, Rita
Masonic Lodge
McDonald, Amy and Steve
Monroy, Eslim and Rosy
Northrop Grumman
Odabashian, Steve and Liz
Padlipsky, Patricia and Gary
Priebe, John and Jennifer
R.U.S.A. Matching Gift Program
Ramirez, Victor and Carrie (Hickert)
Robert, Laurie and Scott
Salinda, Steve
Soon, Christopher and Zenia
Taback-Winters, Jason and Linda
Tinoco, David and Eileen
To, Derek and Tracy
Wittig, Erland and Naomi

Concert Master Level  
$500 - $999   
Allen, Teresa
Alva, Jesse and Dora
American Endowment Foundation
Bonilla, Hector and Ana
Davies, Janice
Day, Dianna and Hal
Goodreau, Brandi and Tony
Judge, Lisa and Chuck
Korlapati, Ramakrishna
Lin, Joey and Kelly
Loose, Michael and Carol
Mann, James and Joyce
Martin, John and Kathy
Matulich, Branden and Nicole
McClemens, Karoline
McFarlane, Rob and Evelyn
Narahara, Kathryn
Nicolai, Adam and Linda
Nishimoto, Aya
Perkey, Neal and Laurel
Piibe, Alary and Ann-Marie
Powell, Chris
Powell, Nancy
Rice, Mike and Edie
Russ, Tom and Ellen
Schnurer, Angela
Seven Friends, Daluca Trattoria
Szetho, Eng and Francis
Thompson, Matthew and Amber
Veloz, Alex and Nancy
Verfaillie, Tarcis
Wang, Ann
Warner, Rebecca
Washington Iron Works
Woolson, Thomas

Principal Level  
$250 - $499  
Amazon Smile
Brown, Kelvin
Campbell, Maria and Brian
Christian, Mark
Fahey, Helen
Federal Realty Investments
Galbreath, David and Sheila
Gustafson Nicolai PC
Hall, Curtis
Harper, Rob and Susannah
Kao, Joan
Kono-Noble, Carol
Lao, John and Elisa
McAndrews, Veronica
Northrup, Angelica
Odabashian, Karen
Orona, David and Jennifer
Peregrina, Consuelo
Perelman, Charles
Petersen, Karen
Seclen, Anna Sanchez

Musician Level  
$100 - $249
Allen, Angela
Breene, Heather
Byers, Stephanie
Davidson, Fred
Dischinger, Susan
Flores, Tom and Merlyn
Goyette, Norman
Granoff, Tom and Tracy
Gridley, Rick and Carmen
Hatcher Jr., William
Hudson, Martin and Deborah
Hugo, Charles
Janicek, Libor and Marisa
Jimenez, Baldo
Kramer, Ian and Sherry
Levenson, Carla
McAndrews, Veronica
Martin, Gloria
McHale, Ann
Minton, Mikayla
Mostafania, Andrew
Rock and Brews
The Habit Burger Grill
Walsh, Ashley

Patron Level  
Up to $99  
Craig, Lily
Deulofeu, Ricardo and Sara
Hatcher, Annie
Corner Bakery
Curran, Angela
Swire, Diane
Claverie, Shelia
DW General Fund
Good Done Great
Chen, Jia Jie
Romero, Ramon
Smith, Dee
Eidem, Jennifer and Chris

The organizations below contributed
their expertise, creativity, and re-
sources to help us produce our shows.
Pro bono contributors are
marked with an asterisk

The Los Angeles Lakers* sent Laker Girls Heather and Danielle to our Take Me Out the Ballgame show in uniform to autograph photos, be interviewed on stage during the show, and talk with concert patrons.

The Los Angeles Dodgers* provided Dodger baseball hats for the band to wear during our Take Me Out to the Ballgame show.

Dennis McNeil*, opera and broadway singer/actor and regular performer for the Lakers, Dodgers, Kings, and Clippers, narrated Casey at the Bat and sang God Bless America in our Take Me Out the Ballgame show.

Terri-Rae Elmer*, news anchor for radio station KFI, was the narrator for "Twas the Night Before Christmas" for Winter Wonderland.   KFI (AM 640)  broadcast the live recording of that song on its John and Ken Show as well on the Tim Conway Jr. Show on Christmas eve. 

Universal Studiosprovided many give aways for their 2010 Christmas movie to patrons at Winter Wonderland.  They also provided the grand prize for our drawing at end of the event. This is the second of our shows Universal has played a key role in.

Bell Event Services has given us significant discounts on lighting and sound, enabling us to provide an enhanced audio/visual experience to our concert patrons throughout the years.

International Gardens* provided the Christmas trees, wreaths, garlands, and poinsettias for Winter Wonderland. In prior years, they created the enchanted forest for A Child's Magical Dreams, provided all the foliage for A Night in Vienna, and brought in selected foliage that swayed in the wind for our Music In Motion concert.

Legacy Dance Academy* choreographed and performed two dances for Winter Wonderland and our Music In Motion show.

Fred Allen & Associates* provided the dance floor for Winter Wonderland, enabling the dancers to perform special movements that would not have been possible on the concrete stage.

Jack Tillar*, Academy Award and Emmy Award winner, narrated Lincoln's Portrait in our Salute To Heroes concert.

Paul Draper*, house magician at the Las Vegas Venetian, mesmerized our audience with his magic, singing, and educational story telling for A Child's Magical Dreams.

Christopher Lennertz*, Grammy award winner and Emmy nominee as well as a composer for major motion pictures, hosted a tour of his recording studio for our Music Symposium.

William Stromberg* conducted a master class for our Music Symposium and guest conducted at our 10th Anniversary Celebration concert..  Mr. Stromberg is a Grammy-nominated conductor, and has composed and conducted many scores for movies.

Stu Phillips*, a twice nominated for a Grammy award, conducted a master class for our Music Symposium on his experiences in the music industry.

Gold Health and Safety* had two advertising banners made for us in such a way that they are re-usable for any performance that we have.  The company also printed, in color, our concert program for A Child's Magical Dreams and Music In Motion.

The El Segundo Fire Department* brought an engine to our Salute To Heroes show to give children tours of equipment these heroes use every day in our community.

The El Segundo Police Department* brought the canine unit to our Salute to Heroes concert to demonstrate the amazing skills and capabilities of the animal.

Danny Roque*, a performing and entertaining fixture in El Segundo, took our audience on a journey through the enchanted forest, guiding them from one song to the next through the spoken word and gestures, to help them recapture their childhood's magical dreams.

Britt's Bar-B-Que fired up the grill to cook brisket, pulled pork, and hot dogs for our Music in Motion show.  Britt's was also the featured food vendor in Winter Wonderland.

Universal Studios* provided movie posters, caps and T-shirts for Magnificent Movie Music concert patrons, and permission to display the bicycle chase scene from E.T. while the band performed the score.

Regency Ballroom* professionally choreographed and performed two waltzes for A Night in Vienna, to show the musicality and grace of the Vienna genre of waltz.

Chevron*, in addition to being a significant financial supporter of the band, also purchased battery-operated stand lights for us that we use for all our evening and outdoor shows.

Sunset Floors* provided the dance floor for our Viennese waltzes so that the dancers had an optimal surface for their grand steps and twisting movements.

Chef Hannes provided the decorative ideas for the Viennese town square for our A Night in Vienna show, including the wurselstands, and specially prepared the cuisine for Vienna and the enchanted forest.

Jason Sluyter* was our very convincing Mozart, coming in full costume for A Night in Vienna and entertaining and educating the audience about the Viennese music the band was performing.