Come join the Mike Hyland Trio as they explore a variety of Jazz standards from the great American songbook as well as some originals and even some Journey. Witty banter is guaranteed and free of charge.
Mike Hyland is quickly becoming an in demand jazz and rock guitarist in denver. Playing frequently with his own quartet and trio as well as with the Andy Hackbarth Band. .
During college, Mike had the opportunity to play with various musician in the Denver metro area. His time at CU also afforded him the honor and transformative experience of studying with the legendary educator and guitarist Dale Bruning. Mr. Bruning became a role model, not just as a guitarist but as a human being.
After graduating from CU, Mike moved to Seattle, where he joined the Hal Sherman Big Band and formed the Mike Hyland Quartet. Mike moved back to Colorado and earned a Master’s in Jazz Performance and Pedagogy from CU Boulder. He now lives in Denver where he teaches private guitar lessons at his home studio, Metropolitan State University and the University of Colorado Denver.
Mike will be joined by Troy Robey on bass