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Michael is available for regional, national, and international touring, and studio work

Michael James, aka MJ, is a gifted guitarist & musician, playing professionally for the last 34 years.  He began playing guitar at age 15,  formally trained at Fullerton College as well as Musician's Institute in Hollywood.  Michael also studied privately for 5 years at the infamous Musonia school of Music, of Randy Rhoads fame, in North Hollywood, CA.  He played the L.A. club circuit for over a decade, while being one of the most sought after guitar teachers in Southern California, often averaging over 70 students per week.  In 1994 a series of dramatic events changed his life and musical career forever, and for the last 24 years Michael has been a full-time Worship Pastor.  In the early 2000’s he was the International Product Specialist for Line6, as well as a demonstrator and performer at NAMM shows.  Today, Michael continues to lead worship every Sunday, privately tutor dozens of students, and work as a cue writer for several television shows.  In the midst of all his musical endeavors Michael still finds time to tour with the national rock act D'Molls.  Not knowing what God has planned, but  knowing always that all things are possible, Michael is living the dream!  Phil. 4:6

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