About Micheal Czimback
Get to know Micheal Czimback
Mike has been at Music & Arts since June of 2002. Beams Music since 2005, and Traveling Musician since 2013 Mike studied at the world renowned Drummers Collective in N.Y.C. under the instruction of Steve Smith (Journey), Jim Chapin, Sean Pelton (SNL). Mike has also studied with other world renowned drummers Jim Riley(Rascal Flatts, Brain Fraser Moore (Justin Timberlake, Madonna), and Brian Tichy, (Foreigner, Ozzy Osbourne, Whitesnake)and spent two years in Boston studying with drum guru Gary Chaffee. Mike is currently being mentored by his former classmate Chris Coleman (Prince, David Sanborn). He has 15 years of experience teaching students that have gone on to Berklee College of Music, Chester County Youth Orchestra etc. Students are taught all rudiments, reading, technique, music theory and styles so they have a strong foundation and be able to use the material in a way that they can make it there own. Mike also customizes his teaching curriculum to achieve students’ goals and aspirations. Mike uses music to reference exercises, recording software, video, and slow-down software to help students to learn effectively and at there own pace. Mike also uses his 20+ years playing experience playing in top working bands such as The Fuzzy Bunny Slippers, Monument Shine with Dave Weiner (Steve Vai) and his main band Featherborn with Danny Beissel (American Vinyl) to teach the students how to be great, well-rounded musicians. Mike is endorsed by Sabian Cymbals, Promark Drumsticks, Evans Drumheads, and Porter & Davies Drum Thrones.