Michael Rabadan has been teaching since 2006. After graduating from the Berklee College of Music in 2004, Michael found a home in Carnival Cruise lines’ show band where he was required to play all styles of music with minimal preparation. Michael was promoted to music director for Carnival in 2011. In 2017, Michael decided to move to Las Vegas and is currently working with the band The Lucky Devils as well as being a freelance musician for many shows on the Las Vegas strip. Throughout his career, he has shared the stage with such greats as Carl Denson, The Bomb Squad, G.E. Smith, and Randy Brecker to name a few. Michael is a very in-demand instructor, and he draws from his vast performance experience while teaching.
When taking lessons with Michael students will receive positive reinforcement and will learn the ability to think critically and honestly about their own performance. The student will learn that patience and persistence are the keys to success. Michael firmly believes that music should be a fun and rewarding journey.