Michael Karr is a formally trained, award winning, critically acclaimed trumpet player, skilled keyboardist, composer, arranger, lyricist, engineer and producer and has been featured on close to 45 records. Michael's extensive performance experience includes national tours and playing with many world renowned musicians. He is a veteran session musician, signed under numerous labels.. He wrote and produced music for the popular radio show Top 30 USA with Donnie Simpson with Sheridan Broadcasting Network WAMO. He has worked with many production, mixing, mastering and engineers of note.  Michael's Karrtet™ features a rotation of top musicians including Ron Affif, Victor Jones, John Benitez, Randy Johnston, Alex Blake and Essiet O. Essiet. He has held several residencies at notable jazz venues in NYC. Michael is available for professional session work, gigs, production, lessons and coaching (source: BIO) bio.