NEA Jazz Masters

2021

Terri Lyne Carrington

Drummer, Composer, Educator, Producer
2021

Albert "Tootie" Heath

Percussionist, Educator
2021

Phil Schaap

Archivist, Educator, Historian, and Jazz Radio Host
2021

Henry Threadgill

Saxophonist, Flautist, Composer
2020

Dorthaan Kirk

Jazz Advocate
2020

Bobby McFerrin

Vocalist, Composer, Conductor, Educator
2020

Roscoe Mitchell

Saxophonist, Composer, Educator
2020

Reggie Workman

Bassist, Educator, Composer, Producer
2019

Stanley Crouch

Jazz Historian, Author, Critic, Co-founder of Jazz at Lincoln Center
2019

Bob Dorough

Vocalist, Composer, Arranger, Pianist
2019

Abdullah Ibrahim

Pianist, Composer
2019

Maria Schneider

Composer, Arranger, Bandleader
2018

Todd Barkan

Club Owner, Producer, Artistic Programmer
2018

Joanne Brackeen

Pianist, Composer, Educator
2018

Pat Metheny

Guitarist, Composer, Educator