Stardust Memories Big Band

The Stardust Memories Big Band, like most non-profit performing arts organizations, cannot survive on audience free will offerings alone. We need YOUR help to continue making top quality shows of this great music available to audiences in SW Florida. And, to provide assistance to young musicians from the area through our support of:

Music for Minors Foundation
The Music Foundation of SW Florida

Please consider making a tax-deductible donation and joining our list of Sponsors.

2024 Corporate Sponsors

Fort Myers
Christman Music


(Reflects cumulative gifts)

Leadership Circle ($10,000 and up)

Christman Music, Inc.
The Tsaggaris Family Foundation
Tourist Development Council of Lee County
The Arlington of Naples

The Lawton Family
         Sue and Bob Lawton
                         In Memory of Robert Lawton
               Sally Meyers Lawton
               Butch and Mo Butler
               Dick and Paula Crook
                            John and Chaundra Williams
Lex Tsaggaris

Sally Lawton Meyers
                                                  In Memory of Bob(father and Matt(brother)

Sustaining ($5,000 to $9,999)

Lisa Arundale
David Freitag, MD

Jazz Circle ($2,500 to $4,999)

Flippers on the Bay at Lover's Key Resort
The Naples Daily News
CineVista Media
Naples Heart Rhythm Specialists
Philip J. Damiani
Private Reserve Realty
Marty and Alice Krebs
Tom and Mary Ingrassia
Karen and Anthony Hurst
Marc and Jan Gerber
The Tom Petro and Kris Messner Charitable Fund
The Kristen Turner Sinnenberg Charitable Fund

Diamond ($1,000 to $2,499)

The Naples Jazz Society
Francesco Morsilli
Walnut Wealth Management Group of UBS Financial Services
City of Bonita Springs
Dr. and Mrs. Alex Giaquinto
Celeste and Larry Zagarola
John and Dorothy Dernavich
Bob and Hope Abels
Tim and Mary Beth Unger
Elin and Carl D'Angio
The Petrosini Family
Lauraine Supino
David C. Geoffrey
Diane and Jack Ladley
Flora Metrick and William Jones
Sean O'Shea
Lisa Mastors and Michael Wesson
Scott and Brenda Rhinehart - In honor of Brennan Yetter
Dr. Margaret Hustad-Perrin and Mr. David Perrin
Jim and Virginia Murray
Jackie and Frank Timte
Michael Grove
Tom and Beth Maguire
Laurie Therrien
Ian Cairns
David and Pat Laube
Tom and Beth Maguire

Platinum ($500 to $999)

Ted and Ellen James
Gerhard Samide
Creekbed Charitable Fund
William Varner
Susan and Charley Ferrone
Dr. and Mrs. Frank Scarpa
Jim and Carol Fox
Jim and Janet Belligan
Robert and Judith Weeks
The Greeby's
John and Debra Bowenkamp
Dr. James V. and Joan F. Talano
Henry and Gia Heitman
Peter and Lisa Deputy
Peggy and Howard Hull
Marty and Jan Anderson
Connie and Bob Ciesick
Eugene and Rose Marie Klebingot
Tom and Pat McPherson
Cecil and Linda Rorabeck
Jeanne Winiecki
Michael and Judy Richter
Donna and Ken Rebar
Gary and Alice Van Stone
Donald and Eileen Bianchi
Richard and Margot Orr
Brad and Diane Cromwell
Mr. Vincent I. Drobny Jr.
Ed and Carol Maglietta
Marty and Jan Anderson
Barbara and John Mueller
Tom and Gail Clifford
Joyce Albro
Michele Olsen
Win and Linda Chesney
The Keenans
John and Maureen Gorrell
Helene and Alan Gordon

Gold ($250 to $499)

Robert and Marilyn Mayer
Julie M. Klement and William P. Pope
WM E. Morrison
Janet and Patrick Hehir
Jeff Rodgers
Bill and Donna Reid
Linda Brandy and Paul Knowler
Bob and Susan McCammon
Patricia Payzant Dana Sverker
Jack M. Cohen
Bob Colcleugh
Ken Stowe and Nita Farmer
Dexter Groose
In Memory of Ron Smith
Jerry Grass
JoAnne Behling
David and Susan Langendorfer
Ray and Kathy Reynolds
Robert and Janeene Kelly
Barb and Stan Goldberg
Gene and Mary Beth Lachmann
Peter and Deborah Leibundgut
Jerry and Doris Jefferies
Merab Drennen
Kathleen Feig
Joseph and Antoinette Mercurio
Brad and Margaret Cowgill
Robin Frederick
Steve and Marilyn Kozak
Bender Family Fund
Vivienne and Lloyd Vaughn
Jerry and Nancy Sidman
Pat and Fred Mett
Tim and Amy Driscoll
John and Nancy Blaschak
Katherine Caldwell
John and Lynda Cerami
Donald Hustead
Pat and Fred Mett
Herbert and Diane Schneider
Rebecca Phelps Kimberly
Tom and Angie Gilbank
Bob and Betsy Coll
Jerry and Annie Barth
Paul M Cornez
Patty Hutchinson and Susan Kaiser
Michael Foughty and Janice Stotler
Sue Sammons and Jerry Seibert
Richard and Judith Czerwinski

Silver ($100 to $249)

Carroll and Larry D'Orsay
Crazy Harley Bob
Norbert and Judith Wheeler
Frank Sestito
Jack Niederer and Patricia Krohn
Bernice M. Deponti
Cindy and Wiley Williams
William L. Varner
Mr. and Mrs. Rintsch
Kurt and Janet Fawkes
Joyce and Michael Kane
Chuck Poston
Deanna and William Cicio
Penn and Barb Nelson
Kathy Sicher
Charles and Susan Santangelo
Alice Schmidt
Gary G. Newman
Jonathan and Heather Greenfield
Tex and Jo Hoy
Candy Ziegelbauer
Doug Hillman
Carole Jacobson
Perry James and Sally Bond Lowrey
Bud and Nancy Umbach
Marcia and Llew Williams
Dick and Trish Gullo
Tom and Karen Dunlap
Ed and Linda Day
Rick Krouse
Susan and Bob Gregory
Rolf and Idelle Bjelland
Susan Sicchitano
"DJ" Des Jardin
Laura Donovan
Tony and Colleen Goodell
John and Nancy Carter
Richard and Christine Powers
Karen Rapp
Rob and Judy Roy
Diane Callen
Steve and Susie Kindig
Judy and Reg Low
Alan and Karen Umbright
Ron and Lynn Felice
Bob and Trudie
Sandy and Steve Hooper
John and Sherri Belmonte
Robert and Sally Andres
Jennifer and Steve Beach
Bill and Mary Grace
Jeffrey and Patricia Hoffer
Jack and Michele Cooper
Grant and Lou Haffely
Jerry and Karen Scholz
Steve and Kathryn Berger
Lou DeBonzo
Carolyn and Buddy
David and Joanna Braun
In Memory of Joan
Addison E. Igleheart
Daniel Morris - in memory of Jazz Broadcaster Felix Grant
Parker Waichmann LLP
Katherine Caldwell
Joseph C. Hoffman
In Memory of Will Stewart
In Memory of brother Ed Kavetsky
Paul and Linda Dunn
Becki Kurdle and Danny Boyd
K. Estelle and B. Carpenter
Patricia A. Coggins
Larry and Connie Shoemake
Bob and Vicki Hemmerlein
Larry O'Connell
Joel Miller
Adobe Express
Michael and Elizabeth Terlizzi
Diane Scribner
Jim and Peg Tichy
Diane Scribner
Debra and Paul Burger
Dan and Janie Russell
Marcia and Tom Korman
The Jaworski's
Terry and Steve Noble
John and Eileen Tuohy
Judith Niles
Lee and Nancy Eisenberg
Richard Evans
David and Donna Johns
John D. and Joanne K. Davis
Charlie Cox
Carol Buch/In honor of my husband's memory - George "Whitey" Buch
Doug and Penny Frank
Lynn Sullivan
Paul and Gerry Sweterlitsch
Kristi and Dale Bugby
Donald R. Holm
Cheryl K Ferris
Paul Haggerty
Lillian and Ed Young
David and Virginia Meisenhelter
Peter and Brenda Kanarian
Peter and Linda Parkin
Bob and Jean Collins
Phil and Linda Infurna
Bill Essling
The Meenen's
Terry and Maggie Cosgrove
Tony and Emily Perry

Bronze ($50 to $99)

Bill Brielmaier
Jeff and Ellen Albertson
John Haulotte
Don and Donna Dietz
Tom and Nancy Simpson
Susan Jarona
The Kelligrews
Virginia Snell
John A. Siuta
Tom and Rose Riscili
Mary and Peter Masterman
Ted Brown
George S. Sokulski
Kathleen Rignola Ennesser
Tom Graham
Barbara Montamble and Greg Riddle
Guy and Sharon Genin
Trudy Slaby Eissler and Darrel L. Chenoweth
Henry Halle III
Reece and Beth Nanfito
Mary Martin
Timothy A. Bell
Norm and Cathy Shadduck
Dave and Carole Culver
Shirley and Ken McKenzie
Marlin and Gale Whitney
Mr. and Mrs. Philip Wolfe
Paul E. Haagensen
Forrest and Mary Wallace
Francis Costella
Steve and Barbara Schinkel
Robert and Janeene Kelly
Dan Macdonald
Rick and Ann Dymond
Timothy J. Newmann-
In loving memory of Janice
For Joseph A. Ford
Dianne Shoultz
Louis D. Schindler
Katherine and Robert Belisle
Sam and Patty Guinta
H. Welch
Ron Hicks
Jack Lyons
Randy and Dixie Blaylock
Charles Dominick
Lucy and Michael Rister
Gary and Helen Shults
William and Barbara Ross
Larry and Janet Hughes

Tax Deductible Donation:

The Stardust Memories Big Band is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, so your contributions are tax-deductible. Cash and checks are accepted at performances, or checks (made out to The Stardust Memories Big Band) can be mailed to:

The Stardust Memories Big Band
15091 Shamrock Dr.
Fort Myers, FL 33912

Click here to print a Sponsorship Form to be completed and mailed in with your check.


Stardust Memories Big Band Registration No. – CH43109
1-800 HELP-FLA (435-7352)


Gordon Goodwin

Tom Kubis