Upcoming Shows

  • 06/16/17 Hora Certa in Louisville, KY at The Ton
  • 06/28/17 Hora Certa in Louisville, KY at Goodwood Tab Room
  • 07/02/17 Mike Tracy Jazz Quartet in Louisville, KY at Highland Presbyterian Church – Jazz Sunday – Mike Tracy Quartet
  • 07/02/17 - 07/07/17 Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Workshop in Louisville, KY at University of Louisville School of Music
  • 09/01/17 Hora Certa in Louisville, KY at World Fest


Michael Tracy is a D’Addario Arist/Endorser/Ambassador playing exclusively on D’Addario Jazz Select Reeds.

Topics for Classes, Workshops, Ensemble Instruction, and Individual Instruction

Improvisation – Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced

Combo Rehearsal and Performance – Small Jazz Ensemble Techniques

Big Band Rehearsal and Performance – Large Jazz Ensemble Techniques

Private Saxophone – Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced, Jazz and Classical

Saxophone Master Class – Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced, Jazz and Classical

Jazz Theory – A Practical and Useful Approach

Jazz History – General Jazz History, History of the Jazz Saxophone

Listening To Jazz – How and What to Listen for in a Jazz Performance

Improving Your Rhythm Section – Concepts and Rehearsal Techniques

Jazz Piano Voicings – For the Experienced and Non-Experienced Pianist

How to Develop and Organize a Quality Jazz Program – Administrative and Conceptual Ideas

Innovative Concepts for Better Teaching – Thoughts On Making Teaching More Interactive

“Inner Game Of Music” – Overcoming the Fear of Performance

Bridging the Gap Between Musical Styles – Performing and Teaching Various Styles, Dealing with Attitudes

…clinic topics as PDF