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Mike Freedman

Mike Freedman is a professional guitarist, composer and instructor based out of Toronto, Canada, where he has been active on the Toronto music scene for over 30 years. Mike gained initial experience studying classical guitar in his youth for many years, but then went on to attend Berklee College Of Music where he honed his skills as a jazz guitarist and composer. Over the years Mike has recorded two singer/songwriter CD's of his own material, as well as two CD's of instrumental guitar music. This music has been featured internationally in TV and film placements as well as receiving Honourable Mention in the John Lennon Songwriting Competition. As a composer, Mike has also written the score for three feature films and many short films and has co-written with many other artists including; Tia Brazda, Ed Roman, The Willows, Steven Taetz, Barbra Lica and Ian Jutsun.. Mike recently produced and co-wrote Simone Morris's CD which debuted at #1 on the Itunes Jazz Charts in Canada, while all three of Tia Brazda's albums have reached #1 on the Jazz Itunes chart as well. Mike has extensive touring and live performing experience, in Toronto and around the world. Mike has toured both the U.S and Europe several times with Tia Brazda. Through performing with Tia and her band, Mike has played many main stage festivals at such places as; the Montreal Jazz Festival, Montreux Jazz Festival and TD Jazz Festival, to name just a few

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John Coltrane
saxophone
Miles Davis
trumpet
Pat Metheny
guitar
Charlie Parker
saxophone, alto

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Albums

Into the daybreak

Self Produced
2021

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Day of Change

From: Into the daybreak
By Mike Freedman

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