Donors & Contributors

The South Bay Music Association gratefully acknowledges the people and organizations that have contributed generously to us this season

Music Director Level

$2,000 and up

  • Chevron Products Company
  • El Segundo Rotary Club
  • Faivre, Michael and Kristin
  • Fisher, Bill and Laurie
  • Goodyear, David and Breana
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Priebe, John and Jennifer
  • Soon, Christopher and Zenia
  • Vinzon, Noel and Arlene
  • Wopschall, Vaughn and Gail

Conductor Level

$1,000 - $1,999

  • Allen, Teresa
  • America's Charities
  • American Endowment Foundation
  • Birch, Shawn
  • Bonilla, Hector and Ana
  • Britt's Bar-B-Que
  • Cadman, Rebecca
  • Cantu, Julie
  • Crabbs, Lori and Scott
  • Crowley, Brian and Kitty
  • Day, Dianna and Hal
  • Doby, Carl and Rosalind
  • Fahey, Matthew and Louise
  • Goodreau, Brandi and Tony
  • Gutierrez, Sergio and Maria
  • Honda, Tomo and Jun
  • Judge, Lisa and Chuck
  • Kartvedt, Mikal and Nanmarie
  • Katz, Debra
  • Lam, Trinhly
  • Le, Anne
  • Lee, Ji
  • Lee, Rita
  • Lin, Joey and Kelly
  • Mason, Elizabeth and Greg
  • Masonic Lodge
  • McDonald, Amy and Steve
  • McFarlane, Rob and Evelyn
  • McMahan, Miriam and Michael
  • Monroy, Eslim and Rosy
  • Odabashian, Steve and Liz
  • Padlipsky, Patricia and Gary
  • Piibe, Alary and Ann-Marie
  • R.U.S.A. Matching Gift Program
  • Ramirez, Victor and Carrie (Hickert)
  • Robert, Laurie and Scott
  • Salinda, Steve
  • Sexton, Peri and Bill
  • Taback-Winters, Jason and Linda
  • Tinoco, David and Eileen
  • To, Derek and Tracy
  • Veloz, Alex and Nancy
  • Washington Iron Works
  • Wittig, Erland and Naomi

Concert Master Level

$500 - $999

  • Alva, Jesse and Dora
  • Cantu, Abe
  • Forest, Ben and Heather
  • Glynn, Frank and Susan
  • Gridley, Rick and Carmen
  • Keller, Tara
  • Korlapati, Ramakrishna
  • Loose, Michael and Carol
  • Mann, James and Joyce
  • Martin, John and Kathy
  • McClemens, Karoline
  • Minton, Steven and Bernadette
  • Nicolai, Adam and Linda
  • Orona, David and Jennifer
  • Peregrina, Consuelo
  • Perkey, Neal and Laurel
  • Powell, Nancy
  • Rice, Mike and Edie
  • Russ, Tom and Ellen
  • Saygan, Jennifer
  • Schnurer, Angela
  • Seven Friends, Daluca Trattoria
  • Szetho, Eng and Francis
  • Thompson, Matthew and Amber
  • Verfaillie, Tarcis
  • Woolson, Thomas
  • Your Cause/Chevron

Principal Level

$250 - $499

  • Amazon Smile
  • Brown, Kelvin
  • Campbell, Maria and Brian
  • Federal Realty Investments
  • Galbreath, David and Sheila
  • Gustafson Nicolai PC
  • Hall, Curtis
  • Harper, Rob and Susannah
  • Hatcher Jr., William
  • Islands
  • Kao, Joan
  • Kono-Noble, Carol
  • Lao, John and Elisa
  • Levenson, Carla
  • McAndrews, Veronica
  • McClemens, Don
  • Narahara, Kathryn
  • Northrup, Angelica
  • Odabashian, Karen
  • Perelman, Charles
  • Planet Answers LLC
  • Rock and Brews
  • Schoeny, Joanie
  • Scott, Tami
  • Seclen, Anna Sanchez
  • Tapia, Virginia and Angel
  • Taylor, Jason
  • The Habit Burger Grill
  • Warner, Rebecca
  • Williams, Mason

Musician Level

$100 - $249

  • Allen, Angela
  • Bishay, Ann and Mark
  • Buchen, Cecelia
  • Byers, Stephanie
  • Carbajo, Myrna
  • Clark, David and Kerrie
  • Davidson, Fred
  • Davies, Janice
  • Dischinger, Susan
  • El Segundo Police Officers Association
  • Flores, Tom and Merlyn
  • Garcia, Irene
  • Goyette, Norman
  • Granoff, Tom and Tracy
  • Hudson, Martin and Deborah
  • Hugo, Charles
  • Jimenez, Baldo
  • LLR (for Veronica McAndrews)
  • Martin, Gloria
  • McHale, Ann
  • Mostafania, Andrew
  • Nott, David and Carola
  • Pie Squared Pizza
  • Rubios
  • Standard Station
  • Tinoco, David and Eileen
  • VanVranken, Richard
  • Walsh, Ashley

Patron Level

Up to $99

  • Armstrong, Penny and Eric
  • Boeing
  • California Pizza Kitchen
  • Chen, Jia Jie
  • Claverie, Shelia
  • Corner Bakery
  • Curran, Angela
  • Dalton
  • Deulofeu, Ricardo and Sara
  • DW General Fund
  • Eidem, Jennifer and Chris
  • Fresh Brothers
  • Good Done Great
  • Hatcher, Annie
  • Horner, Debora
  • Jolly, Helen
  • Ory, Daniel and Kathleen
  • Romero, Ramon
  • Rowe, Cynthia
  • Smith, Dee
  • Stewart, Michelle
  • Studio Joseph Watts, Inc
  • Swire, Diane

The organizations below contributed their expertise, creativity, and resources 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 Studios* provided 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 Motionconcert.

Legacy Dance Academy* choreographed and performed two dances for Winter Wonderlandand 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.

The South Bay Music Association is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation in the State of California.

Federal Charitable Donation Tax ID: 33-1031620, California Tax ID: 2461560