Michael Miller began his tenure as fourth trumpet of The Cleveland Orchestra with the 2006 Blossom Festival season. A native of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, Mr. Miller previously served as principal trumpet of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra from 2002 to 2006. Prior to that, he served as the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra’s second trumpet for eight seasons. He previously held positions in the Savannah Symphony Orchestra, the Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional in the Dominican Republic, and the OSN in Ecuador, where he performed and taught as a Fulbright grantee. He has been a featured soloist with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, the Charlotte Symphony Youth Orchestra, and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte Wind Ensemble, and has performed with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Cincinnati Opera, and the Stuttgart Ballet. Mr. Miller has been a member of the music faculties at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Queen’s University, and the University of South Carolina. He holds a bachelor of music degree from Baldwin-Wallace College and a master of music degree from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. His teachers include James Darling (retired member of The Cleveland Orchestra), Eugene Blee, Philip Collins, James Thompson, and Larry Black.
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March 31, 2015, 7:30 pm
Paul Schenly, host
CIM@CMA | Music in the Galleries
April 1, 2015, 6:00 pm
Cleveland Museum of Art
Students from CIM and the CWRU early music program present a wide range of repertoire in this series of early evening performances. To make your evening even more musical, attend the 8pm CIM Orchestra Concert at Severance.
Presented in collaboration with the Cleveland Museum of Art and the Case Western Reserve University Music Department.
Cleveland Museum of Art | 11150 East Blvd, University Circle
Preparatory: Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony Concert
April 1, 2015, 7:00 pm
Perry High School, 4325 Manchester Ave., Perry, OH
Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony II – Concert Winds
Daniel Crain, conductor
Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony II – Symphonic Winds
Melissa Lichtler, conductor
Perry High School Symphonic Band
Bradley Hruska, conductor