Orchestration & Composition
Michael graduated from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia with a degree in music composition. Michael's composition & orchestration skills include composing for short film, small ensembles, SATB choral, and musical theater in addition to arranging for musical theater (piano and orchestrations), musical theater choral arranging, and audio to sheet music transcription or sheet music to Finale / Sibelius transcription. Listen to examples of Michael's work below.
Michael's song "I Want To Clap" is on Makin' Music's newest album, Let's Play Outside!
Orchestration of Little Shop of Horrors for animated Ebook project based off of Little Shop of Horrors. This clip is designed to loop.
Short film Alma, re-scored.
Michael's various other compositions and arrangements include arrangements & orchestrations for new musical Castle in the Reservoir by C.J. Celeiro, transcriptions and re-orchestrations of Sit Down You're Rockin' the Boat, If I Loved You, The Overture to Thoroughly Modern Millie, and I Am Changing for Musical Theater Ensemble at UArts.