Born: October 10, 1984 Primary Instrument: Guitar
Mike Lorenz, guitarist / composer / bandleader, is an up-and- coming musician from Philadelphia, PA. He leads an original jazz quartet, the Mike Lorenz Quartet, which features some of the most in- demand musicians in the Philadelphia area as well as its surrounding areas.
The band's music exists between the innovations of modern jazz, the experiments of free jazz and the avant garde and the feeling of post-bop and bebop.
Mike has led his band in performance at Smalls Jazz Club in New York City, Chris’ Jazz Cafe, Ars Nova Workshop/Sci Fi Philly series, Tritone and the Moonstone Arts Center in Philadelphia as well as numerous venues in the Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania. He has performed with Andrew D’Angelo, Skip Wilkins, Matt Mitchell, John Swana, Jim Ridl, and Lou Lanza....