Piano | Strings | Voice | Drums/Bass/Guitar | Woodwinds
James Keene, violin
Mike Noordzy, acoustic/electric bass and guitar
Acoustic, Electric Bassist and Guitarist, Mike Noordzy brings an incredible passion and experience as a performer and teacher of diverse genres including country, jazz, rock, afro-cuban, and bluegrass. He has performed as leader and sideman for diverse groups in the NYC area and has graced the stages abroad in Canada and Australia.
Mike holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Jazz performance from Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University studying under Kenny Davis, Mike Richmond, Vic Juris, and Victor Lewis. Alongside legendary bassist William Parker, he has performed avant-garde music with the Intro-Scopic Music Ensemble.
He leads his own projects that vary from punk rock, jazz, afro-cuban, and experimental music.
An experienced teacher working with children and adults, Mike brings his infectious energy and love of music to his students.