ADVERTISE WITH US
Learn How

We need your help in 2018

Support All About Jazz All About Jazz is looking for readers to help fund our 2018 projects that directly support jazz. You can make this happen by purchasing ad space or by making a donation to our fund drive. In addition to completing every project (listed here), we'll also hide all Google ads and present exclusive content for a full year!

Michel Nirenberg

Saxophonist and composer Michel Nirenberg, a native of Rio de Janeiro, has been carving out a niche in the Washington, DC jazz scene since coming to the United States in 2012. He has already made a name for himself in Brazil, performing in many festivals and winning in competitions throughout the country while earning a bachelor’s degree in music at the top of his class from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). In 2014, he graduated with a master’s degree in music from James Madison University, where he was a teaching assistant and active performer. Long before graduation, he was playing with top performers in both countries.

Read more
CD/LP/Track Review
Take Five With...
Read more articles
Primary Instrument

Saxophone

Credentials/Background

Teacher at B&B Music School since June 2014 – currently teaches saxophone, clarinet, piano and flute as well as music theory, harmony and ear training. Teaching Assistant at James Madison University, 2012-­‐2014 – taught chamber music and private saxophone lessons as well as master classes of general saxophone repertoire and Brazilian music - Private Teacher – teaches piano, clarinet, and saxophone as well as theory, harmony and ear training since 2008

Clinic/Workshop Information

- James Madison University, Harrisonburg VA: Chamber Music, Saxophone Teaching, and Brazilian Music, 2012 - 2014 Eliézer Steinberg - Max Nordau High School, Rio de Janeiro Brazil: Different types of saxophones and general woodwinds, 2011

9 Photos View in Slideshow

Discography

Videos