Photo: Ron Anderson
Michael Miller has held choral and instrumental teaching positions from elementary through
the university level. After 6 years as a Professor of Music at Trinity Lutheran College where
his primary role was conducting the Concert Choir, sadly the college had to close its doors.
Michael Austin Miller has left the classroom- at least for now
- to focus more on composing.
He holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree and a Master of Music degree in Choral
Conducting from Winthrop University. Additionally he has done postgraduate work toward
a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Choral Conducting at the University of Washington.
He has taught private piano, voice, trombone, guitar, and composition lessons.
In 1999, Michael received the Great Teachers Award for beginning educators by Lancaster County
School district. This honor is awarded to one teacher annually who has less than two years of
classroom experience. Nominations for this award come from students, faculty, parents, and the
In 2010, he received the Excellence in Teaching award from Trinity Lutheran College. This award is
given to one professor annually. Nomination for this award come from students and faculty.
If you would like a class, clinic, or workshop specifically
tailored to your needs,
please contact Michael
to discuss your
desired outcomes and
how to achieve them.
Fees are negotiable and are
relative to the length and
location of the event.