$50per | 55min Lessons
More about Michael
Michael Swain is a percussion educator in Orlando, Florida. He currently serves as bass tech with Infinity Percussion and Troopers Drum Corps, as well as battery coordinator at Timber Creek High School. Michael has been teaching throughout Florida since 2013 with several programs including Newsome High School Indoor, West Orange High School, Winter Park High School, and Lake Howell High School. In 2016, Michael joined the educational team for The Grid Book Series as a private lessons instructor.
Michael’s marching experience began in Sioux Falls, SD with Groove Inc. under the direction of Pete Hansen. After graduating from Sioux Falls Lincoln High School, Michael spent the 2012 - 2014 seasons on bass drum with the Troopers, before aging out in 2015 with the Santa Clara Vanguard under the direction of Paul Rennick. He also competed in WGI’s Percussion Independent World Class with the Infinity Percussion bassline from 2013 - 2016.
Michael is currently completing his B.M.E. at the University of Central Florida, studying with Dr. Thad Anderson, Prof. Kirk Gay, and Dean Jeff Moore. Outside of school, he remains active with entertainment opportunities at Universal Orlando Resort in the Beat Builders street show, as well as with the Orlando Magic Rhythm ‘n Blue Drumline.