Michael’s latest album, in partnership with guitarist Curtis Volp:

Michael is also featured on the following albums, recorded in 2020:

Michael features on the Vitality Five’s 2018 album:

Michael’s trio album from 2017:

Recorded in London in January 2017, ‘Diaspora’ features Michael with London-based US pianist Andrew Oliver and British drummer Nicholas D. Ball. The album is available to purchase and/or download from Bandcamp and CD Baby. Check it out below and then support Michael by buying a copy!

As featured on ‘Jazz Lives’ and ‘Hey Mister Jesse’

Released in June 2015, the Hot Jazz Alliance’s album ‘Bandstand Diplomacy’ is now available via Bandcamp:

Check out for one of Michael’s career highlights – recording with the Keith Nichols/Josh Duffee International Jazz Orchestra in 2012.

The album’s also available on iTunes at


Michael has also recorded with a variety of other groups, including his own ‘Michael McQuaid’s Red Hot Rhythmakers’ and ‘Michael McQuaid’s Late Hour Boys’, as well as The Sweet Lowdowns and Ultrafox.