Michael Ross, renowned guitarist and vocalist has composed and produced his third solo album on MIHI Records entitled "Bright Moments Ahead". This contemporary Jazz CD displays a smooth , sensuous and exciting touch of artistry. This is one Bright Moment you must hear.
A native of Chicago, Illinois, Michael was encouraged to take private guitar lesson at the Chicago School of Music.
While advancing his studies in music, Michael has played some of Chicago's local jazz clubs. His first big break occurred as a staff guitarist for the Broadway National Touring Company's production of " The Wiz" which toured across the country.
Michael Ross returned to Chicago and became staff guitarist with the Schubert Theatre. There he showcased his talent for such Broadway shows as "Dream Girls" "They're Playing Our Song" " Evita" and again "The Wiz".
Michael's style and artistry have enabled him to perform with a number of great artist such as Ramsey Lewis, Hank Crawford, Najee, Jimmy McGriff and Angela Bofill.
Michael has recently made a television appearance on the hit TV show "Chicago's Steppin At Club Seven" hosted by the legendary Herb Kent.
The 1997-98 Luster Products "Black Heritage Performance" featured Michael Ross as the opening act for Chaka Khan and Patti LaBelle.
Michael's debut album " We Finally Meet" received excellent air play on some of the prominent adult contemporary radio stations. His first CD "We Finally Meet" can also be heard in parts of Japan.
Michael Ross's CD "The Last Love Letter", touches you the way a real musician can. Sound and emotion are the keys to this musical project. Michael always treat you with a vocal number or two, and yes he sings as well.
A well respected artist among many, Michael is someone you don't want to miss.
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