Bassist Michael Feinberg has quickly "become one of the premier young artists on the New
York scene" (Jazz Inside Magazine). Raised in Atlanta, GA, Feinberg began his music career
the bandstand as a member of Grammy nominated trumpeter Russell Gunn’s quartet.
Performing every week at Churchill Grounds, 18 year old Feinberg held the bass chair for 6
months until he left for the University of Miami. As a sophomore at UM, Michael recorded
debut record “Harajuku" which helped him to earn a residency at Betty Carter’s Jazz Aheadat
the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.
In 2012 Feinberg signed with Sunnyside Records to record the "Elvin Jones Project" with an
star lineup of Billy Hart, George Garzone, Tim Hagans, Leo Genovese, and Alex Wintz