Musicians

Gateways Music Festival Musicians  (1993-2015)

 

Violin

Ayooluwa (Tobi) Abubakare, Richmond, TX

Sanford Allen, New York, NY

Cierra Asmond, Columbia, SC

Timothy Baker, Durham, NC

Carlos Baptiste, New York, NY

Charlene Bishop, New York, NY

Jeffrey Boga, Fair Haven, NJ

Shannah Boone, Elizabeth City, NC

Christopher Brewley, Rochester, NY

Brandon Brown, Jacksonville, NC

Sunnaj Britt, New York

Tona Brown, Chesapeake, VA

Paul Burgett, Rochester, NY

David Burnett, Bronx, NY

Christipher Burton, Detroit, MI

Earl Carlyss, New York, NY

Cleveland A. Chandler, Hanover, MD

Tanya Charles, Toronto, ON

Nicole Cherry, Prairie View, TX

Ronald Clarke, Tujunga, CA

Winston Collymore, Morehead City, NC

Daniel Constant, Bellerose, NY

Mary Corbett, Tampa, FL

Monica Davis, New York, NY

James Dargon, Durham, NC

Kyle Dickson, Chicago, IL

Alberta Douglas, Philadelphia, PA

Charisa Dowe, Irvington, NJ

Mellasenah Edwards, Baltimore, MD

Epongue W. Ekille, Rochester, NY

Louis Farrakhan,Chicago, IL

James Fitzgerald, Owing Mills, MD

Frédérique Gnaman, Brooklyn, NY

Mariana Green-Hill, New York, NY

Kelly Hall-Tompkins, New York, NY

Chrysn Harl, Elkins Park, PA

Michelle Harris, Winston Salem, NC

Bradley Hartney, Atlanta, GA

Marianne Henry, Prairie View, TX

Ashley Horne, Jersey City, NJ

Dianne Howard, Pittsford, NY

Nahammah Jackson, Winton Salem, NC

Dwayne James, Brooklyn, NY

Gareth Johnson, Wellington, FL

Monique Johnson, Philadelphia, PA

Rachel Jordan, New Orleans, LA

Michael Jorgensen, Cincinnati, OH

Amyr Joyner, Atlanta GA

Jarin Joyner, Atlanta, GA

Gwen Laster, Brooklyn, NY

Jaliyah Linton, Buffalo, NY

Johnny Linton, Buffalo, NY

Allesandro Linney, Charlotte, NC

Kyle Lombard, St. Louis, MO

Karen Lowry-George, Silver Spring, MD

Lucinda Ali Landing, Chicago, IL

Sarah Martin, Evanston, IL

Stephanie Matthews, New York, NY

Karen McAfee, Midland, TX

Jessica McJunkins, New York, NY

Liesl McWhorter, Atlanta, GA

Amirah Muhammad, Buffalo, NY

Henri Muhammad, Buffalo, NY

Tai Murray, Great Neck, NY

Joelle Ortiz-Britt, New York, NY

Jason Pooler, Columbus, GA

Ruby Prescott, Durham, NC

Constance Price, Detroit, MI

Derek Reeves, Indianapolis, IN

Michon Reynolds, Atlanta, GA

Tarrah Reynolds, New York, NY

Booker T. Rowe, Philadelphia, PA

Leroy Sellers, Charlotte, NC

Monique Spencer, West Berlin, NJ

Curtis Stewart, Rochester, NY

Loy Stuart, New York, NY

Jshon Thomas,San Bruno, CA

Lionel Thomas, Eugene, OR

Samuel A. Thompson, Baltimore, MD

Naira Underwood, New York, NY

Adrian Walker, St. Louis, MO

Gregory Walker, Boulder, CO

Kate Washington, Rochester, NY

Savion Washington, Tampa, FL

Maria Watkins, Winston-Salem, NC

Sean Watkins, Winston-Salem, NC

Chala Yancy, New York, NY

Anyango Yarbo-Davenport, Rochester, NY

David Yarbrough, Baltimore, MD

Edith Yokley, New York, NY

Viola

Tia I. Allen, New York, NY

Jennifer Michelle Arnold, Portland, OR

Cierra Asmond, Columbia, SC

Beverly Baker, Virginia Beach, VA

Renee Baker, Chicago, IL

Gerald Battle, Durham, NC

Rhodena Branch, Huntsville, AL

Debbie Brown, Durham, NC

Janeen Ceparano-Wilkins, Rochester, NY

Nina Cottman, PA

Adrian Davis, Dallas, GA

George Davis, North Bergen, NJ

Leslie M. DeShazor, Harper Woods, MI

Kenneth Edwards, New York, NY

Robert C. Fisher, Chicago, IL

Crystal Garner-Morris, New York, NY

Adam Hill, New York, NY

William Houston, Santa FE, NM

Amadi Hummings, Norfolk, VA

Caroline Jones, Greensboro, NC

Christopher McClain, Allston, MA

Morgan Kleene, Rochester, NY

Deidre Lawrence, Prairie View, TX

John Madison, Ann Harbor, MI

Dennis Malloy, Winston Salem, NC

Christopher McClain, Winston Salem, NC

Marisa McLeod, Los Angles, CA

Aundrey Mitchell, Brooklyn, NY

Taliaferro Nash, Columbia SC

Madeline Neely, Midland, TX

Chauncey Patterson, Miami, FL

Shannon Perry-Stiner, Louisville, KY

Vannia Phillips, Philadelphia, PA

Camille Prescott, Durham, NC

Derek Reeves, Fort Wayne, IN

Teddy Sainphor, Rochester, NY

Michael Simpson, Orlando, FL

Dawn Smith, New York, NY

Richard Spincer, New York, NY

Carl St. Jacques, Miami, FL

Antonio Stewart, Maple Glen, PA

George Taylor, Rochester, NY

'Cello

Tanya Bennett, Farmington, MI

Sujari Britt, New York, NY

Michael Cameron, Prairie View, TX

Idris Chandler, Durham, NC

Damon Coleman, Toledo, OH

Eric S. Cooper, Brooklyn, NY

Ronald Crutcher, Austin, TX

Anthony Elliott, Ann Arbor, MI

Diego Garcia, Rochester, NY

Mel Greenwich, New York, NY

Yvonne Hicks, New York, NY

Christopher Holland, Atlanta, GA

Timothy Holley, Durham, NC

Patrice Jackson-Tilghman, Bronx, NY

Khari Joyner, Atlanta, GA

Kevin Jones, Chesapeake, VA

Kenneth Law, Fairfax, VA

Brandon Liburd, Virginia Beach, VA

Elaine Mack, Chicago, IL

Prudence McDaniel, Columbus, OH

Derek Menchan, Winter Haven, FL

Ryan Murphy, New York, NY

Cora Phillips, Columbia, SC

Julius Prescott, Durham, NC

Minitria Slade, Slingerlands, NY

Carl Wayne Smith, Englewood, NJ

Troy Stuart, Baltimore, MD

Rupert Thompson, New York, NY

Teryle Watson, Rochester, NY

Donald White, Cleveland, OH

Tahirah Whittington, New York, NY

Dionne Wright, Norfolk, VA

Owen Young, Cambridge, MA

String Bass

Kelly Ali, Rochester, NY

Maurice Belle, New York, NY

Jonathan Burns, SC

Michael Davis, San Francisco, CA

Kieran Hanlon, Canandaigua, NY

William Johnson, Los Angeles, CA

Lamar Lovett, Boston, MA

Greg Maker, New York, NY

Akil Marshall, Boston, MA

William May, Millville, NJ

Anthony Morris, New York, NY

Rick Robinson, Detroit, MI

Joy Rowland, East Lansing, MI

James McKay, St. Louis, MO

Anthony Morris, New York, NY

Kaliya Okuri, New York, NY

Jacqueline Pickett, Atlanta, GA

Richard Robinson, Detroit, MI

Eric Thompson, Charlotte, NC

Flute

Patricia Atkinson, Detroit, MI

Dennis Carter, Detroit, MI

Julietta Curenton, Astoria, NY

Judith Dines, Houston, TX

Ramona Douglas, Philadelphia, PA

Michael Duckworth, New York, NY

Brandon George, New York, NY

Harold Jones, New York, NY

Demarre McGill, Pittsburgh, PA

Bernard Phillips, New York, NY

Patricia Reeves, Indianapolis, IN

Tia Roper, Queens, NY

Richard Stewart-Byrd, New York, NY

Oboe

Roy Beason, Cleveland, OH

Melissa Brown, Atlanta, GA

Jasmine Daquin, Jamaica, NY

Jim Ferraiuolo, Brooklyn, NY

Arnold Greenwich, New York, NY

Geoffrey A. Johnson, Royal Oak, MI

Maureen Kramer, New York, NY

Korey Marshall, Philadelphia, PA

Oscar Petty, Rahjway, NY

Titus O. Underwood, Salt Lake City, UT

Diana Washington, Oxnard, CA

John Wright, Quantico, VA

Clarinet

Antoine Clark, Columbus, OH

Robert Davis, Cleveland, OH

Marcus Eley, Studio City, CA

Alex Laing, Phoenix, AZ

Nicholas Lewis, Richmond, VA

Anthony McGill, Cincinnati, OH

Terrance Patterson, Jacksonville, FL

Kenneth Scott, Webster, NY

Chelsea Tipton III, Savannah, GA

Stacy Valentine, Brooklyn, NY

Bassoon

Gail Hightower, Jamacia, NY

Joshua Hood, Charlotte, NC

Christopher Jackson, Rochester, NY

David Miller, New York, NY

Garrett P. McQueen, Memphis, TN

Nisreen Nor, Brooklyn, NY

Maya Stone, Spring Hill, TN

Dewayne Pinkney, Fredericksburg, VA

Lecolion Washington, Bartlett, TN

French Horn

Jerome Ashby, New York, NY

Linda Blacken, Weehawken, NJ

Deryck Clarke, Brooklyn, NY

Jason Cooper, Rochester, NY

Nelson Lawson, Richmond, VA

Joe Lovinsky, Washington,DC

David Byrd Morrow, New York, NY

Rashida Nametti, Philadelphia, PA

Marshall Sealy, Newark, NJ

Crystal Swepson, Jackson, MS

William Warnick, Palm Coast FL

Robert Watt, Los Angeles, CA

Roger Whitmore, District Heights, MD

Roger Whitworth

Trumpet

Leonard Bowie, Tallahassee, FL

Antonio Dangerfield, New York, NY

Sean Edmonds, New York, NY

Leonard Foy, Zionsville, IN

Robert Howard, Pittsford, NY

Nabate Isles, Rochester, NY

Stephen McLean, New Rochelle, NY

Casey Paulozzi, Rochester, NY

Louis Reed, Bronx, NY

Herbert Smith, Rochester, NY

Stanford Thompson, Philadelphia, PA

Trombone

Robert Blaine, Jackson, MS

Gordon Brewly, Rochester, NY

Isrea Butler, New York, NY

Sherri Damon, Greensboro, NC

Rick Fleming, Buffalo, NY

Anthony Giles, Cincinnati, OH

David Jackson, Ann Harbor, MI

Burt Mason, Valley Stream, NY

Martin McCain, Manchaca, TX

Ken Thompkins, Detroit, MI

Tuba

James Jenkins, Jacksonville, FL

Roger Stubblefield, New York, NY

Percussion

Timothy Adams, Pittsburgh, PA

Ralph Barrett, Durham, NC

Yvonne Garner, New York, NY

Jakubu Griffin, Charlotte, NC

Andrea Holley, Detroit, MI

Donald Johns, Washington, DC

Terry L. McKinney, Houston, TX

Wilson Moorman, Brooklyn, NY

Gerard Reid, Atlanta, GA

Karlton Scott, Goodlettsville, TN

Warren Smith, New York, NY

McKinley Stinson, Rosewell, GA

Donna Thompson, Decatur, GA

Rahmira Wilson, Newark, NJ

Richard Williams, Rochester, NY

Piano

Paul Badura-Skoda

David Berry, New York, NY

John Contiguglia, New York, NY

Richard Contiguglia, New York, NY

Roy Eaton, New York, NY

Richard Fields, Cincinnati, OH

Buckner Gamby, Petersburg, VA

Raymond Jackson, Silver Spring, MD

Rochelle Joyner, Winston-Salem, NC

Jerome Lowenthal, New York, NY

Artina McCain, Manchaca, TX

Joy Cline-Phinney, Boston, MA

Awadagin Pratt, Albuquerque, NM

Sandra Rivers, Cincinnati, OH

Jamila Sahar, New York, NY

Ann Schein, New York, NY

Rochelle Sennet, Champaign, IL

Vickie Selden, Prairie View, TX

Kevin Sharpe, Gainesville, FL

Robert Smith, Miami Beach, FL

Althea Waites, Long Beach, CA

Dr. Charles Walker, Philadelphia, PA

Karen Walwyn, Philadelphia, PA

Howard Watkins, Detroit, MI

William Watkins, Rochester, NY

Terrence Wilson, Montclair, NJ

Kalen Winfrey, Rochester, NY

Organ

Paula Harrell, Durham, NC

Wanda Lee Nevels, Winston-Salem, NC

Herman D. Taylor, Charleston, IL

Terrence Wilson, Montclair, NJ

Harp

Winifred Garrett, Winston-Salem, NC

Ann Hobson Pilot, Chestnut Hill, MA

Jordan W. Thomas, Philadelphia, PA

Adán Vásquez, New York, NY

Harpsichord

Wilfred Delphin, Carbondale, IL

Voice

Alison Buchanan (s0prano), New York, NY

John Fulton (baritone), Rochester, NY

Grace Hackett (mezzo soprano), Brooklyn, NY

Bernard Holcomb (tenor), Detroit, MI

Jason Homes, Rochester, NY

Gregory Hopkins (tenor), New York, NY

Candace Johnson, Hercules, CA

Monica Mattier, Irmo, SC

Jamal Moore, Rochester, NY

Paula Newberry, Memphis, TN

George Shirley (tenor), Ann Arbor, MI

Derrick Smith (baritone), Rochester, NY

Tichina Vaughan (mezzo soprano), Stuttgart, Germany

William Warfield (narrator), Rochester, NY

John Williams (baritone), Winston-Salem, NC

Mary Winston-Smith (soprano), Rochester, NY

Conductors

Daniel Andrews

Amadi Azikiwe

Alfred Duckett

Michael Morgan

Nkeiru Okoye

Awadagin Pratt

Kay George Roberts

Michael Simpson

Chelsea Tipton

Composers

Michael Abels

Leslie Adams

T.J. Anderson

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

Noel DaCosta

William P. Dawson

William Levi Dawson

Nathaniel Dett

Duke Ellington

Adolphus Hailstork

Hall Johnson

Scott Joplin

Ulysses Kay

Nkeiru Okoye

Anthony Kelley

Florence Price

Alvin Singleton

Herbert Smith

William Grant Still

George Walker

Delores White

Michael Williams