Conservatory of Music
Guest Lecturer (Saxophone)
On Faculty since 1995
B.M., Northern Illinois University
About Michael Bazan
Michael Bazan completed his bachelor degree at Northern Illinois University. He has performed with the Rockford Symphony Orchestra, jazz greats Cab Calloway and Billy Eckstine, The Platters, The Shireles, The Four Tops, Frankie Valley & The Four Seasons, and America's favorite entertainers Milton Berle and Bob Hope. Michael is active in the Chicago music scene. He can be heard performing with many bands including The Chicago Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra, The Bill O'Connel Big Band, and the Big Band of Chicago. Michael is featured on several of the recent Veggie Tales Videos. Michael has taught at The University of Wisconsin Whitewater, Judson College, Harper College and McHenry County College. Michael is also busy as a clinician, and directs the McHenry City Jazz Band for it's summer concert series.