Michael Maricle

Outreach Music Director

Whether on the piano, in the studio, on the stage, or on the dance floor, Michael creates beautiful music with purpose.  Classically trained, Michael began studying piano at the age of four, and later went on to study music composition at the University of California, Santa Barbara.  He then toured professionally for a decade on the west coast.  From 2010 to 2018 Michael worked as a dance musician in Seattle at the University of Washington Department of Dance, Pacific Northwest Ballet, and Cornish College of the Arts.  Michael also composes and releases his own original music in a variety of styles, including electronic, pop, ambient, and classical piano.  He has released eleven albums to date.  In 2018 Michael moved to Santa Fe and began his wonderful journey at NDI New Mexico.