Grammy nominated arranger Tom Zink is a talented musician specializing in contemporary and traditional jazz. Tom has done considerable orchestral arranging, specializing in strings, and is a pianist fluent in many styles of music, including Brazilian jazz.
In 2002 Michael released a Holiday Recording “Sax for Christmas” that was awarded a “Hawaiian Grammy” Hoku Award for Best Jazz Cd of the Year. To date Paulo has nine solo releases to his credit. Currently Michael is producing his 8th annual Temecula Wine and Music Festival and his 3rd annual Pacific Rim Jazz Festival in Hawaii.
As he says, “Music is always going to evolve, and it’s up to the artist to respond gracefully to the changes. We don’t know what the music will sound like years from now, but no matter what, it will be based on what the people in the audience feel.”