Ridgeway Rising Stars

Ridgeway Arts’ Rising Stars is a unique program that is built upon mentoring emerging artists through every step of the process of preparing and releasing a professional recording and the proper business aspects of its marketing and promotion. Here the emerging artist is able to work with and receive professional guidance from Jeff Denson, Edward Simon and the Ridgeway Records team on the various aspects of their project including:

  • Composition/Arrangement Coaching
  • Hands on Music Production with Jeff Denson
  • Recording Studio Time
  • Professional access to sound engineers, mixing and mastering
  • Manufacturing guidance
  • Marketing, Branding and Promotion advice and guidance
  • Career Guidance

Current Rising Stars


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Ian Faquini and Paula Santoro


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Ridgeway Arts is dedicated to developing the Bay Area educational and performance scene. Your support enables us to sustain a variety of programs and meet administrative and operational objectives. Basically, your contributions keep us moving forward in our mission to further the preservation and growth of jazz.

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