Michael Roberts

Percussion

 

Michael is the Assistant Principal Percussionist of the Oregon Symphony. He has also performed with the National, San Diego, Boston Symphony, Detroit, Kansas City, Portland (ME), and New World Symphony Orchestras, and the Hyogo PAC Orchestra. His other notable engagements have included fellowships at the Verbier, Spoleto, and Schleswig-Holstein Festivals, as well as at the National Orchestral Institute, Music Academy of the West, and the Tanglewood Music Center, where the Boston Globe hailed him as a “fearlessly accomplished performer.” A native of Virginia, Michael holds degrees from the New England Conservatory and Boston University.