Michael Sae-Uong was born and raised in Orlando, Florida. Michael started his studies in music at the age of 19. He first studied piano under a local piano teacher named Lori May. Soon after, he furthered his studies at Valencia College with Drucilla Engel. His time at Valencia earned him an Associate of Arts in Music Performance with his principle instrument, Piano. From there Michael went to study at Stetson University, where he was mentored under the watchful eyes of Dr. Michael Rickman and Tammy Miller. Earning his degree, B.M. in Piano Performance
One of the most distinguish features Michael has is his compassion for teaching and music. In addition to teaching at Music & Arts, he also teaches class piano and private lessons at Stetson University’s community school of music. His goal for teaching is to create a better tomorrow for the future of his students and music, keeping the love and passion for learning alive in all his students.