Michael Paulo/ Festival Producer and Promoter 

Michael has excelled both on the artistic side and business . As an artist his career has spanned four decades . He has produced numerous events for the past fifteen years and also ran his own record label in the 90’s .Michael cut his teeth as a member of the band Kalapana . He was the featured saxophonist for the legendary jazz vocalist Al Jarreau for 12 years. With ten solo releases to date Michael is one of the most influential Asian Americansaxophonist in the world. As a performer and producer Michael has participated in many major jazz festivals around the world. Through his performances and events he has raised over a million dollars for charitable causes.