Mike began studying with Charles Perry at 8 years
old. Through the years he studied with various
musicians including David Garibaldi, Michael Carvin,
Saul Goodman, Roland Kohloff, Morris Lang and
Buster Bailey. Mike has a degree from The Juilliard
Some of the artists he has worked with include:
50 Shades The Musical, Todd Rundgren, Marcellus
Hall, Forever Dusty The Musical, John Hall, Richard
Julian, Genya Raven, Dakota Staton, Evidence,
Wynton Marsalis, Zubin Mehta and Pierre Boulez.
He has played venues from C.B.G.B.'S to Carnegie
Hall in the U.S. and Europe.
Mike uses Vic Firth Drum sticks.