Trombonist, composer, and arranger Michael Wang is an up and coming talent in the NYC music scene.
Originally from Sacramento, California, Wang began his studies on the trombone at the age of eleven. In 2012,
he moved to Boston to begin his studies at Berklee College of Music as a recipient of the Presidential
Scholarship, where he studied with Phil Wilson, Marshall Gilkes, David Santoro, George Garzone, Darren
Barrett, among others. He was a member of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute under the direction of Danilo
Perez, from 2013-2016. During his time in school Wang participated in several jazz trombone competitions,
becoming the winner of the American Trombone Workshop's "Division 1" solo competition in 2015 and was a
finalist in the ITA's Carl Fontana and JJ Johnson Competitions, in 2015 and 2016