Besides his work as a musician Michael is teaching at Musikschule Linz as a percussion instructor. Also he is leading different workshops and courses.
Focus of the classes:
Technic of different percussion instruments like Conga, Bongo, Timbales, Darabuka, Smallpercussion.
Folcloristic and modern music from Cuba, Brasil and Africa.
MeltingPot is a project that represents his work as a teacher very well.
A group of students he is leading together with his colleague Christa Puri-Jobi.
The ensemble is playing folcloristic music around the world and keeps their audience excited during many live concerts
They already released their first CD. It's available at Musikschule Linz
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In many cultures percussion and voice are closely connected to each other. Together with the singer Christa Puri-Jobi, Michael worked out a concept to make this music accessible to everyone.
Especially schools are interested to book workshops like this.