A performer, composer, and conductor, Michael Shirtz is known for his versatility with jazz, contemporary, and classical music, reaching out to diverse audiences of multi-generations. His vocal style captures the warmth and lyricism of a Mel Tormé; as a pianist, he remains deeply influenced by the innovation of Dave Brubeck. The unique instrumentation and arrangements of the Michael Shirtz Quartet allows them to perform traditional jazz styles and move effortlessly into playing Blues, Funk, Rock, Gospel and Singer/Songwriter material.
This is the world premiere of the show, "In Finding Faith." This show pays tribute to the great hymns of faith and songs of inspiration through Michael's story of overcoming obstacles. This show shares stories of faith, humanities and strength of the human spirit.
Part of the 2nd Annual Concert Series at Cypress Lake United Methodist. All concerts are open to the public; advance tickets are not required. A voluntary donation will be taken at the concert. Doors open half an hour before each performance.