J. MICHAEL HOLMES
J. Michael Holmes’ playing career has taken him to the stages of the most prestigious venues in the United States, Asia, and Europe. His orchestral performances include playing with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, the Hong Kong Philharmonic, the Peninsula Music Festival Orchestra, the Columbus Symphony Orchestra and others. He is a founding member and the soprano saxophonist in the Obsidian Quartet and his recordings can be heard on the Mark, Aucourant, Seamus, Klavier, and Naxos labels. He is on the faculty at Roosevelt University (Chicago), and is the elected secretary of the North American Saxophone Alliance.