Brian Culbertson

As musical repertoires go, it doesn’t get much more varied than that of Brian Culbertson. Adept at the piano, drums, trombone and bass, Brian Culbertson’s career has taken him beyond writing, recording, producing and touring and into the advertising arena to compose jingles for the likes of United Airlines, Coors and McDonald’s. The acclaimed musician also founded the Napa Valley Jazz Getaway, a 5-day celebration of wine, food, art and music that draws big entertainers and devoted fans year after year. Brian Culbertson has 15 albums under his belt and counts Maurice White of Earth, Wind & Fire, Larry Graham, Michael McDonald, Chris Botti, Musiq Soulchild, Ledisi, Barry Manilow, Herb Alpert, Natalie Cole, Chuck Brown, and Bootsy Collins among his collaborators.