Michael Bradley has been playing saxophone for almost ten years. He is attending Virginia Commonwealth University in pursuit of a degree in Jazz Studies and Performance, where he has been on the Dean’s List every semester and recently received a Jazz Scholarship. Michael is a prominent soloist in the VCU Peppas and performs with the top VCU Jazz Orchestra. He also plays with the alternative rock/fusion band Bonne Chère.
Michael is proficient in both jazz and classical playing styles. He works with students of all ages and skill levels and has experience working with special needs children. Michael believes in making learning fun and exciting for his students. He caters to the needs of each student and comes up with personalized learning strategies for each. He also incorporates goals and milestones into lessons to keep his students excited to learn and for them to have something to set their sights on. Being able to share his passion for music with others and encouraging them to be the best that they can be is of the utmost importance to him.