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Funk Guitarist
MC
Jazz Student
Soul Producer
Arranger / Electronic Composer
Radio Host
Voice Actor
Social Media Manager
Flyer Design
Educator
Recording Engineer
Maschinist
Bandleader
Cultural Curator

Misha “Silky” Savage is a musician/educator residing in Brooklyn. A graduate of SUNY New Paltz’ Jazz Studies program on guitar, he’s spent his post-grad years residing in NYC wearing many hats – Running a Jam Session in Harlem, Broadcasting with SiriusXM, Producing and Transcribing Beats for Local MCs, Composing Horns and Strings, Teaching Guitar, Booking sets across several prodigious venues, and acting as an on-demand Hype-Man / Host.

He uses the term Cultural Curator to describe his multi-faceted efforts.

His primary groove-vehicle these days is a Caribbean Funk group known as The Saturators while also performing frequently with The Harlem Sessions. He also works with NYC Afrobeat Juggernaut Revolutionary Council Afrobeat.
In addition, he has done work with Pitchblak Brass Band and his own 6 piece brass crew – Misha and the Savages
In addition, Misha runs a daily run-down of NYC’s premier Jazz, Funk, Reggae, Hip-hop, and Alternative live-music events via his #TonightinTunesNYC moniker (available here and on twitter/fb).

He currently teaches Music Production with St Nicks Alliance and BEAT Global at locations in Brooklyn and The Bronx. For inquiries into Cypher-Based Pedagogy – please click the Beat Global Link.

For Bookings/Work – please call/text 203-521-0672 or email  msavagemusic@gmail.com with the nature of the work in subject line
Follow @thesilkysavage on Twitter/Instagram

Platforms
DAWs:
Native Instruments Maschine / Ableton Live / Logic Pro / ProTools / Sibelius
Photo/Video:
Adobe Premiere / Adobe Photoshop
Instruments:
Guitar (primary), Bass, Percussion, Vocals (Tenor), Maschine, Synthesizer