Sacramento Jazz Jubilee photos of me by Tia Gemmell…

…can be found at: http://www.phototia.com/gallery/main.php?g2_view=core.ShowItem&g2_itemId=59712&g2_page=14. Tia is a talented free lance photographer who got some very colorful shots while I was performing in Old Sacramento on May 29th, during the Jazz Jubilee. Check ’em out! Kiss Thank you,Tia!

The Power Of KFBK

…was truly amazing. Kitty O’Neal’s interviews with me aired multiple times on May 2, 2006. I myself heard it three times- in two different versions, no less. The turnout at my CD Release Party the following night- May 3rd- was nothing short of spectacular- with lots of new faces. Since then, I’ve had a great… Continue reading

Radio Interview With Kitty O’Neal On NewsTalk KFBK

On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2006 I’ll be featured in a RADIO INTERVIEW WITH POPULAR RADIO PERSONALITY KITTY O’NEAL ON NewsTalk KFBK 1530 AM. KFBK can be heard all over Central & Northern California! The interview will air in the morning news at approximately :45 – :50 of each hour and may also air during the… Continue reading

Waterfallin’ is first-ever CD to feature the new Alto Stick

I’ve learned from Yuta Chapman (Emmett’s wife) that my new CD, Waterfallin’, is the FIRST-EVER CD to prominently feature the new Chapman 10-string Alto Stick! The Alto Stick is in a higher-register than Emmett Chapman’s other instruments and it has a very pure, beautiful tone. I’ve had mine since Oct ’05 and I just got… Continue reading

I was invited to Los Angeles to audition for Simon Cowell’s new show- “America’s Got Talent”…

…on Thursday April 6th at the Los Angeles Sheraton (located at 711 S. Hope St. in downtown L.A.). Because of the confidentiality agreement I signed, I can’t tell you any of the details of the audition, but I can tell you that the new show is being produced by Simon and the producers of American… Continue reading

I’ll be making my second TV appearance on Channel 10’s…

….popular morning show “Sacramento & Company” this coming Tuesday April 11th. Hope you can tune in from 9:00-10:00 am on Channel 10 here in Sacramento (and beyond). Find more details about the show in the news items below this one. See ya on the tube!

Additional Web Site!

http://www.chapmanstickmusic.com is a new, secondary website that I’ve recently put on the Web. It has a great photo gallery and music sample clips. Why not take a look by clicking on the link above. Thanks!

My Electronic Press Kit (EPK) is now available…

…for agents, promoters, prospective clients and interested fans at- http://www.sonicbids.com/MichaelKollwitzTheChapmanStick Check it out – you’ll see things that aren’t even on this website yet – including a high-res photo and a sample track from my as-of-yet unreleased CD, “Waterfallin’”. There are also reviews, photo gallery and other items that I hope you’ll find interesting. Now… Continue reading

TV Appearance On “Sacramento & Co.”

On Tuesday, March 14th, 2006, I’ll be making a TV Appearance on the program “Sacramento & Co.” on KXTV Channel 10 (ABC affiliate). I’ll be the musical guest on this popular show from 9:00-10:00 am. Channel 10 has a BIG footprint can be received in a large area of Central and Northern California including Sacramento,… Continue reading