Multigenre Electric Violinist / Music Producer / DJ
"Michael Fraser performs with an energy and excitement that is contagious. His beats mixed
with live violin performance provide a unique and exciting experience that showcases his
creativity and talent. The bonus? It made me get up and dance" - Bethany Somerville, Surrey Fusion Festival
At a Michael Fraser show, you'll be ushered from room to room through the house of music that Michael himself helped build. From the first note played on his violin to the last pulse from his sound system, Michael Fraser takes his crowd's collective soul on a fantastic voyage.
Michael has at various times, enhanced his live show through the accompaniment of circus performers, string quartets and scratch DJs. He's opened for live touring artists such as Michael Bubl?, Caravan Palace and Arrested Development.
"Michael's set at Shambhala had the crowd going wild. His fiddle riffs and jump kicks set the stage for the circus performers that followed - Byron Whitlaw, Shambhala Music Festival
Even Frankie Knuckles knew that Michael's violin could make you move. In 2013, Michael Fraser's "fiddle riffs" were sampled by the "The God Father Of House", Frankie Knuckles in his track "Human Life - In It Together (Director's Cut Signature Togetherness)" and was released on Defected Records.
After hearing his first single, "Django Style." Ben Affleck approached Michael to score his animated film, "Ben Affleck on The Meaning of LIfe."In 2016, Michael was also invited by Academy Award winning director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu to perform live in a scene for the film, "The Revenant." Michael's pieces give films an emotional depth that can only be transmitted through the vehicle of his diverse and creative musicality.
As a music producer, Michael Fraser 's aim is to create musical fusions. As you succumb to your deepest emotions, you will live the music and be transported by the groove. Michael's music takes you on a journey with a tantalizing beginning, an entrancing middle and happy ending. You will be completely satisfied.
"Michael’s live violin and remixed jazzy disco beats gave our Lexus car launch a fresh style, capturing the attention of young drivers while maintaining a classic sound that appealed to our more mature clientele." - Melissa Mak, OpenRoad Auto Group