Michael Orenstein

Jazz Pianist, Composer, Educator

March 1:  Orenstein wins the Ravinia Stearns Bridges Composition Contest for jazz trio and string quartet! More info here: https://www.ravinia.org/ShowDetails/1579/rsmi-bridges-composition-competition

March 18: Orenstein is awarded the Assistanship position for Alan Pasqua at USC’s Thornton School of Music, to be held while completing a Masters Degree in Jazz Studies

March 24: Orenstein is selected as 1 of 7 finalists for the American Jazz Pianist Competition in New York! More info here: http://www.americanjazzpianistcompetition.org/ajpc/