Brian Culbertson is a keyboardist and multi-instrumentalist from the United States. He straddles genres from easy listening to smooth jazz, but has also detoured to pure funk. He, along with his wife - the violinist and vocalist, Micaela Haley, has also worked on advertising for brand giants Nintendo and McDonald's. Culbertson also created and runs the Brian Culbertson Napa Valley Jazz Getaway music festival in the Californian wine country in 2011. The fourth 'Getaway' is scheduled for 2020. As well as recording, writing and performing live, Culbertson also brings his smooth jazz stylings to the production desk resulting in scores of hit contemporary jazz singles to his name.