Take Five With Michael Francis Zinna
What's your greatest fear when you perform?
That I'll get distracted by the damn TV or I'll forget the arrangement. I never drink anything until after the second set. I have a one-Guinness rule.
What song would you like played at your funeral?
"Everything Happens to Me."
I'm a consultant for an investment software company. Hey man you gotta eat and have a roof over your head. Gigs are more frequent but you have to be realistic.
If I weren't a jazz musician, I would be a:
I would like to be an artist like a sculptor or painter.