Michael's work Guthrie Songs will be performed as a part of the ‘This A-Changin' World’ Tour by Quince Ensemble throughout October, 2019! Listen to the work here!
Michael is currently working on a new commission for Bill Shaltis, for solo percussion. Bill is currently an assistant professor of percussion at the University of Memphis.
Michael's Work Fragmented Realities was featured in Original Gravity's Podcast. Check it out!
Michael Miller is a composer, bass clarinetist, and educator based in the Kansas City area. As a composer, Michael divides his time between traditional composition, and the creation of massive multimedia collaborative works. As an avid performer, he strongly believes in the aesthetics of the composer-performer and his compositions are informed from a performer's perspective. Michael's body of works are influenced by an eclectic collection of styles and genres including, but not limited to, jazz, rock, Persian dastgāh, death metal, and hip hop. He has received commissions from Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble, Keith Kirchoff and the Midwest Chamber Ensemble, the California E.A.R. Unit, and Music from China.
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May 10, 2019
Story Time With Russell: Something Wicked This Way Comes
Nicodemus: The Beds are Burning Again
My Trip to The Kansas City Zoo: