Michael can be heard on the following Recordings:

Chuck Slay: “Without Cha” MP3

Café Society: “The Boy in Blue” unreleased CD

Rachel Kurtz: “For Crying Out Loud” CD, “The Recession Sessions” CD, “Broken and Lowdown” CD

Michael has performed in Theater/Film productions:


Jesus Christ Superstar”

Little Shop of Horrors”

Chicago” – 1990

Finian’s Rainbow” – 1998

Jack and his Magic Beans”

The Bremen-Town Musicians”

Wish”a short film – 2005

Sussical the Musical” – 2006

“Footloose” Forest Lake High Ben Wagner Director - 2014



Michael has Performed and/or Studied with:

Michael Naylor, Vincent York, Steve Carryer, Matt Michaels, Chris Collins, Kelvin Scholar, Amel Eiland, Dr. Morris Lawrence Jr., John E. Lawrence, James Lentini, James Hartway, Bruce Sininger, Chris Guyotte, Chuck Slay, Café Society, Rachel Kurtz, Robin Mark, Peter Shu, Chuck Bartels, Jim David, Washtenaw Community College Jazz Orchestra, John Housley (Jon 5), Nadine Hubbs, Washtenaw Community College Jazz Ensemble, David Swain’s II-V I Orchestra and BFD among others.

Compositions by Michael May:

Made in New York”


Without Cha”


Compositions with Café Society: “The Boy in Blue”, “While the City Sleeps” [Co written with John Bardy, Thomas Jachman and David Jachman]


Compositions with BFD : “No Questions Asked”, “Over the Horizon” [Co written with Alprintis Johnson, David Jachman and Nelson Mercer]


Compositions with Rachel Kurtz: “Save us all”, “Hallelujah Sweet Lord” [Co written with Rachel Kurtz]