Michael has over 10 years of teaching experience with the Wisconsin College Conservatory and the Milwaukee Public School System. He has done extensive recording and and has had performing experiences with Phil Upchurch (guitarist – Quincy Jones Band) and Daryl Stuermer (guitarist with Phil Collins and Genesis). Michael joined the faculty of the Conservatory in the fall of 1989.
Degrees, Awards and Memberships
Studied percussion at the Stanger Percussion Studios in Chicago, Dorn and Kirchners Percussion Studios in New York, and at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music – UW-Milwaukee
Michael’s training also included instruction from world renowned drumset virtuoso Joe Morello