Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
Subjects Taught Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba
Boston native, Michael P., is currently studying trombone at New England Conservatory, expecting to receive his BFA in Jazz Performance with NEC's unique Music-In-Education Concentration in Spring 2014.
While at NEC, Michael usually plays tenor trombone, but also regularly plays bass trombone in the big band (and even played tuba on a concert!). At school he also plays in small jazz combos, coached and trained by their top notch faculty. Michael's wide range of musical tastes have been expanded through his time at school through classes and opportunities to play in such diverse styles from jazz (latin, bebop, free, etc.), to Western classical music, Brazilian music, European Renaissance music, Jewish Music, New Orleans style brass bands and Afro-Pop.
Michael is currently the trombonist in the Boston based Afro-Pop group Kina Zore--winners of the grand prize in the 2012 John Lennon Song Writing Competition. They are a regionally touring act playing in Boston, Vermont,...