Michael Thomas

Saxophonist  •  Composer  •  Educator

Michael Thomas has been active as an educator for more than ten years. He has taught at summer camps for Juilliard Jazz (San Jose, CA; Snow College in Ephraim, UT, and Trinity College in Melbourne, AUS), as well as currently being on faculty for New England Conservatory's annual Jazz Lab. Michael also teaches throughout the school year at New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, NJ, as a faculty member for the Wells Fargo Jazz for Teens program. Additionally, Michael has served as a guest clinician at high schools and colleges throughout the United States, offering workshops in improvisation, composition and arranging, ensemble playing, and saxophone technique.

Michael is available for private lessons in person (NYC area only) or via Skype for students anywhere else. Topics include saxophone, flute, clarinet, improvisation, theory, ear training, composition, and arranging.

Please visit the contact page on this site for more information or to schedule lessons and workshops.