|Mike soloed on "Tall Cotton" with the Roseville Big Band.|
|Mike graduated from Roseville Area High School in 1991.|
A 1991 graduate of Roseville Area High School (RAHS), Mike played trombone in the top RAHS jazz ensemble, the Symphonic Band, and the Symphony Orchestra. He was also a trombonist in the all-conference band.
Mike was the first RAHS graduate to be a featured guest soloist with the Roseville Big Band, playing Sammy Nestico's "Tall Cotton".