Based in South and Central Florida, John Michalak is a Grammy nominated and Latin Grammy winning saxophonist/flautist, and a self-taught improvisor who has honed his skills with notable artists from all genres of music, including blues, R&B, Latin and Pop and all varieties of Jazz. John has toured and recorded as a featured soloist with international artists Gloria Estefan and the Miami Sound Machine, Julio Iglesias, Franco De Vita, KC and The Sunshine Band, Engelbert Humperdinck, Ricky Martin, Jon Secada, and has performed with Carlos Santana, Patty LaBelle, John Legend, and Luis Fonsi.
Through the years, John has been blessed with many oportunities to polish his improvising skills performing with notable Jazz artists, such as Dr Lonnie Smith, Sammy Figueroa, Duffy Jackson, Nat Adderley, Victor Wooten, Joshua Redman, and many other top local and internationally known Jazz artists.
John currently reserves his schedule for unique opportunities to perform for more discerning audiences, from local elegant and intimate settings to high-profile concert performances. Solo performances include an eclectic mix of musical genres, which can provide the perfect backdrop for any event or occasion. John’s engaging presence and musicality captivates and entertains audiences in all varieties of performance settings, and any size group and any genre.
John consistently performs with the best musicians from South- to Central Florida, and he can offer a vast array of musical options for your venue or event, from solo, duo or trio, DJ-sax, to a full 10-piece concert concert or party band.