Trombonist Michael Nelson is the leader of the 5-piece a cappella jazz horn group, The Hornheads, who
toured and recorded with Prince from 1991-2016. Michael has appeared on over 100 CDs, including
producer, composer, arranger, and performer credits on three Hornheads solo releases and 10 Compass
Records CDs for the Target retail chain. Nelson has also performed and/or recorded with Chaka Khan, Doc
Severinsen, Lenny Kravitz, The Jonas Brothers, Sammy Davis Jr., Mandy Moore, Jimmy Jam, Johnny Mathis,
Honor Society, Larry Graham, Ben Sidran, Maceo Parker, and many others. Currently, you can hear his horn
arranging and playing on various recordings by rising guitar star, Cory Wong, including the variety show,
Cory and the Wongnotes.