teachingMichael has been active in education from his earliest assignments, at the College Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati teaching composition and jazz arranging , to his current work at the Manhattan School of Music and NYU Steinhardt’s Film Scoring Program.  He has taught with Buddy Baker at USC, and was Lab Director at the Henry Mancini Electronic Music Lab at Cal State University, LA.  His students have been accepted in both undergraduate and graduate music programs at Julliard, USC, Mannes College, Manhattan School of Music and the Royal Academy of Music. Michael has always created a balance between his professional work and education. The benefit is the students.

For inquires about teaching, contact Michael directly.