Michael Sundell

Michael Sundell




Musician of the OSM since


Previous experience

Colorado Symphony, Milwaukee Symphony, Tulsa Philharmonic, Virginia Symphony.  I have also performed with the Chicago Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, and the National Symphony.

Academics and teachers

Bachelor’s of Music: Cincinnati College-Conservatory or Music, studied with William Winstead;
Master’s of Music:  Rice University, studied with Benjamin Kamins

Favorite composers

Bach, Ravel, Puccini, Shostakovich, Thelonius Monk

Other occupations

I am passionate about learning. Currently, my interests include cooking Thai cuisine; fly fishing; Alexander technique; learning to play jazz piano, and of course learning to speak French.

I enjoy teaching privately and coaching young musicians.

Favorite works

Sibelius: Symphony #2;
Bach: Chaconne;
Ravel: Concerto for Left Hand;
Richard Strauss: Rosenkavalier