Michael recently moved to the San Lorenzo Valley from Southern California, where he was a studio guitarist and live performer for the past 35 years. Michael was a charter member of Tony Rizzi’s LA Guitar Quintet, along with Lee Ritenour, John Pisano and Thom Rotella.
He has performed and recorded with a wide variety of artists, including Dave Benoit, Dave Koz, Eric Marienthal, Grant Geissman, Vince Gill, Patrice Rushen, Gap Mangione, Pete Christlieb, Leslie Uggams, Dionne Warwick, Donny and Marie Osmond, Amanda McBroom, James Taylor and Paul Rodgers. Michael's CD "Pure Love" was co-written, co-produced, and co-arranged with Brad Cole, keyboardist for Phil Collins. The disk also features saxophonist Jason Weber [Steve Ferrone Band] on Brad Cole's composition "Shooting Star,” as well as vocalist Arnold McCuller [James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt].
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