March 15, 2016

Timing is everything

Daylight Savings time got me thinking of how important even that one hour is. And how one moment can change your life. One thing I love about what I do is the opportunity to travel to places I’d never have
Everyone asks me how I compose. The other day I wrote about Ennio Marricone, the Oscar-winning composer who wrote the track to nearly 500 films including this year’s ‘Hateful Eight.’ Last weekend I wrote a soundtrack to a short film

September 28, 2015

Guitar Hero

Music Review Promusica Saturday, May 10, 2008 3:05 AM By Barbara Zuck For The Columbus Dispatch Was that toe-tapping at last night’s ProMusica Chamber Orchestra concert?Those unfamiliar with the styleof Robert Michaels, a guitarist with a large stylistic vocabulary, may

September 27, 2015

Flamenco trio stole the show

BY EDWARD WILLETT, THE LEADER-POST OCTOBER 12, 2009 Flamenco Fire! Robert Michaels with the Regina Symphony Orchestra It’s a cliche, after a concert on a chilly Saskatchewan night, to say something about the performer heating things up inside despite the