Congratulations to Stefon Harris


We are thrilled to announce that educator, musician and entrepreneur Stefon Harris has been named a recipient of the 2018 Doris Duke Artist Awards. One of the most prestigious programs in the arts, “the Doris Duke Artist Awards invest in exemplary individual artists in contemporary dance, jazz, theater and related interdisciplinary work who have demonstrated their artistic vitality and commitment to their field.”  

Stefon joins 6 artists from various disciplines including Dee Dee Bridgewater, Regina Carter, Michelle Dorrance, (dance), Murial Miguel (theater) Okwui Okpokwasili (dance), Rosalba Rolan (theater).

When you see him perform you feel like he’s just flying across the vibraphone”
— Yosvany Terry
It frees artists to be artists by providing them with a financial security to take risks and to make great work”
— Doris Duke Charitable Foundation President Edward P. Henry