Michael Wolff

Michael Wolff

All Ages
Doors: 6:30pm // Show: 7:30pm

The full dinner menu is available for purchase as soon as doors open. Your ticket purchase is the only reservation you need. A minimum of two items ($20.00) is required per person. $10 ticket INCREASE on day of show. Valet parking available with validation for $6. There is metered street parking as well but be sure to read the signs. Parking is NOT permitted on Woodbridge St. after 9pm nightly.

Pianist and composer MICHAEL WOLFF made his recording debut with Cal Tjader in the mid 70’s and went on to play and record with Airto and Flora Purim, Cannonball Adderly, Sonny Rollins, The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra, and Nancy Wilson. He has performed with and conducted over 25 symphony orchestras worldwide. For five year in the 90’s Michael was band leader and musical director of the Arsenio Hall television show. Michael Wolff has released a dozen recordings to critical and popular acclaim.

His album, JUMPSTART, with Christian McBride and Tony Williams, won the GOLD DISK AWARD in Japan. Wolff has recently formed a new band, Wolff & Clark Expedition, with drummer Mike Clark. . Their first album, Wolff & Clark Expedition, was released in February, 2013 on Random Act Records, and quickly rose to the top of the Jazz Charts.Their second album, Wolff & Clark Expedition 2, rose to the top five in the jazz charts and remained there for over three months.

Michael is also performing now with his new trio featuring Ben Allison on bass and Alan Mednard on drums. As a Yamaha/Bosendorfer artist, Michael has been recording and performing in conjunction with jazz radio station WBGO at the Yamaha Piano Salon in New York City, where his new trio recorded their first trio recording live. That album, Swirl, will be released January 2019 on Sunnyside Records.

Michael Wolff has composed the scores to many film and television projects, such as ; Made Up, The Tic Code, Dark Angel, Who’s the Man, and The Naked Brothers Band. Most recently Michael wrote the score for the new Polly Draper film, Stella’s Last Weekend.

Venue Information:
Vitello's
4349 Tujunga Ave
Studio City, CA, 91604