Michael Udow

COUNTRY United States      
GROUP INDEPENDENT / SANTA FE OPERA (Retired)       

Biography

BORN IN:
Detroit, MI

LIVES IN:
Longmont, CO

DRUMMING SINCE:
1960

BIGGEST INFLUENCE(S):
Teachers: Thomas Siwe, Jack McKenzie, Alan Abel, Russell Hartenberger, Michael Ranta

Colleagues: Keiko Abe (marimba) and Nancy Udow (dancer/choreographer)

FAVOURITE ALBUM PLAYED ON:
"Conversations", Keiko Abe

FAVOURITE ALBUM DIDN'T PLAY ON:
Messian Turangalila Symphony - Ozawa & Toronto Symphony

CAREER HIGHLIGHT:
Touring with Keiko Abe, Equilibrium Dance & Percussion Duo, Santa Fe Opera, New Orleans Philharmonic

Having recently retired after a distinguished career at The Santa Fe Opera and The University of Michigan, Michael continues to perform while also providing extended guest residencies at Conservatories and Universities around the world.

Joe Beam

Summer Creek High School

Elizabeth Del Grande

Sao Paulo State Symphony Orchestra (osesp)

Timothy Heath

Methodist University Marching Band, Mount Olive College

John Parker

Newspring Band, Buhler Band Program

Edward Choi

Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra