Michael Fein earned a Bachelor of Music Education from Rutgers University and a Masters of Jazz Saxophone Performance from Rowan University. He released his debut jazz album entitled Four Flights Upin April 2005. Michael’s résumé includes performances with Ralph Peterson, Stanley Cowell, Scott Whitfield, Ralph Bowen, Denis DiBlasio, Arden Theater Company, and lead alto work with the great Ray Charles.
Michael has presented numerous sessions at music and technology conferences including the 2005 National Education Computing Conference, and the 2009 and 2010 Ti:ME National Conferences. He was awarded the Ti:ME Teacher of the Year in 2007. In 2010, Michael co-authored Making Music with GarageBand and Mixcraft, a music production curriculum text and authored Teaching Musical Improvisation with Technology released in February 2017. Michael currently teaches Music Technology electives and Jazz Ensemble at Haverford High School, and Graduate Music Technology and Jazz courses at the University of the Arts and VanderCook College of Music in Chicago, IL.