Check out the CONFERENCE page, under ABOUT, for handouts from

recent lectures!

Welcome to Michael J. ! I am a guitarist and educator based in Minnesota. Currently, I serve as Assistant Professor of Music Industry, Guitar, and Jazz Studies at Minnesota State University Moorhead. I also teach private lessons in my home studio in Woodbury, MN and Fargo, ND. As a guitarist I am well versed in Jazz, Classical, and Commercial styles of guitar playing. I am available for lessons and clinic/master classes. Feel free to contact me for more information.


I am now offering the following services:

- Guitar tracks - Acoustic/Electric solos and parts

- Mixing and Digital editing


Email for current rates!