COUNTRY United States
GROUP Syracuse Symphony Orchestra
Michael Bull was recently appointed Principal Percussion of the Syracuse Symphony Orchestra where he had served as Third Percussion since 1979. Although widely trained in all aspects of percussion, he has gained a reputation as *the* cymbal specialist of the SSO. He is also a member of the Syracuse Symphony's popular Percussion Ensemble.
Michael is an active soloist/clinician and is in demand as a freelance percussionist/timpanist for many local and touring groups that perform in the Central New York Area. Michael graduated magna cum laude with degrees in Percussion Performance/Music Education and also holds a Masters degree in Percussion Performance from Syracuse University. He has been on the Syracuse University Setnor School of Music faculty since 1977 where he is currently the Head of Percussion, Director of the SU Percussion Ensemble and The Syracuse University Ancient Fife & Drum Corps.