Melton Mustafa Jazz Festival

22nd Annual Melton Mustafa Jazz Festival


Curtis Lundy, Brianna Thomas, Godwin Louis, Marshall Davis Jr., Brent Charles, Quick Da Poet, Jim Gasior, Jesse Jones Jr., Lenard Rutledge, James Cotman, The North County Big Band from Missouri conducted by Master Educator Harvey Lockhart, The Melton Mustafa Orchestra, The New Vision Sax Ensemble, the Tri-County Honors High School Big Band, and the winners of the Melton Mustafa Jazz Combo Festival.

​​​​​The following Jazz Artists have performed in concert at the
Annual Melton Mustafa Jazz Festival:

Najee-saxophone Clarke Terry-trumpet Curtis Lundy-bass * Jon Faddis-trumpet
Benny Golson-saxophone * Obed Calvaire-drums * Ray Drummond-bass
Wallace Roney-trumpet * Herbie Mann-flute * Grover Washington Jr.-saxophone
Melton Mustafa-trumpet * Winard Harper-drums * Billy Cobham-drums
Nestor Torres-flute * Nicole Henry-vocalist * Curtis Fuller-trombone
Terri Lynn Carrington-drums * Kenny Drew Jr.-piano * Patrice Rushin-piano * Idris Muhammad-drums * Abraham Laborial-bass Bobby Watson-saxophone * Jon Faddis-trumpet * Ira Sullivan saxophone * Dr. Billy Taylor-piano * Mark Whitfield-guitar

Dr. Nathan Davis-saxophone * Jesse Jones Jr.-saxophone * Orrin Evans-piano * Bobby Thomas Jr.-percussions

Dr. James Moody-saxophone * Jimmy Owens-trumpet
Gerri Allen-piano * Ray Drummond-bass * Ralph McDonald-percussions
Dr. David Baker-cello * Donald Byrd-trumpet * Donald Harrison Jr.-saxophone