Dease selected for several recent honors.
Michael is honored to have received the 2017 Hot House Magazine Award for Fans Choice Jazz Trombonist in NYC. In 2018, Michael received special recognition (his third) for his participation on Christian McBride's Big Band recording BRINGIN' IT winning the 2018 GRAMMY for Best Large Jazz Ensemble. Michael also received the 2018 MSU Teacher - Scholar Award for outstanding instruction and research as Associate Professor of Jazz Trombone.
Michael appears on vibraphonist Behn Gillece's new recording, "Walk of Fire" on Posi-Tone Records. Check it out today here!
Michael Dease releases 7th studio album, Decisions, on Posi-Tone Records! To learn more about this recording, click here.
Michael is excited to have recorded another CD for Posi-Tone Records in early October featuring a (mostly) new band of young musicians (*Glenn Zaleski returns*). Look for it to release in Spring 2016.
Michael Dease releases 8th studio album, Father Figure, on Posi-Tone Records! To learn more about this recording, click here.