Michael Lampert received his BA in music theory and composition from Drew University, and his Master of
Music in Musicology from the New England Conservatory of Music.
He has studied jazz and improvisation with Harry Leahey, John Carter, Dave Pike and Charlie Banacos; his
principal instructors on the mandolin have been Ben Buccola, Andy Statman, and Robert Paul Sullivan. He
has also studied classical domra with the distinguished artist Iryna Orlova.
Michael has appeared in numerous clubs and concerts throughout the United States, performing with the
eclectic fusion band Blue Fish, The Barbara Reed Quartet, singer/songwriter Michele Cummings and the
Lenny Carlson Trio, in addition to leading his own duos, trios and quartets