Michael is Principal Conductor and co-founder of Orchestra Vitae, an organization that brings extraordinary experiences of live music to people in London. He has also developed a passion for public speaking, and uses this to engage dynamically with audiences wherever he works. Michael is currently engaged in conducting work at Welsh National Opera, and has future assisting opportunities at the Orchestra National de Lyon. Michael was an RLS with FIE while studying for his degree at Royal Holloway, University of London. Michael and OV have presented at each SGLC (2013, 2015) and are looking forward to returning for 2017.