Faculty Chair Profile

Michael Mulcahy

NMS Trombone Faculty
Trombone, Chicago Symphony Orchestra


Member, Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Former principal trombone, Cologne Radio Symphony, Melbourne Symphony, and Tasmanian Symphony. Principal trombone, Grand Teton Music Festival. Member, Chicago Chamber Musicians and Summit Brass. Former head of brass, Canberra School of Music at Australian National University. Winner, international music competitions in Munich, Vercelli, and Markneukirchen. Accomplished conductor specializing in contemporary music. Music director, National Music Camp of Australia. Advisory Board Member of New Music School of Chicago. Active as soloist, teacher, lecturer, and clinician in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.