Michael DeFilippis 181 Bedell Ave, 181 Bedell Ave, Hempstead NY, 11550
Instruments:Clarinet, Composition, Conducting, Ear Training, Horn, Other, Piano, Theory, Trumpet

Levels:Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Experience:4 years
Rate:$40 / hr


Personal Statement

Education / Training

Michael T. DeFilippis (b. 1991) is a composer residing on Long Island. He is pursuing a BM in Music Education at LIU Post where he plays trumpet in the LIU Post Wind Ensemble and the LIU Post Wind Symphony. Michael currently studies composition with renowned educational composer Carl Strommen, and trumpet with Brad Siroky. Michael has had several works commissioned from him, including works for the Manhattan School of Music Pre-College Brass Ensemble, and more recently, for the LIU Post Wind Symphony, which received performances in Beijing and Xi’an, China during the summer of 2012.

Michael is winner of two Awards of Merit from the Global Music Awards (2012) for his works “Big Sky Country,” in the composition category, and “Inner City Sounds,” in the student band category.


Big Sky Country – Michael T. DeFilippis


Michael DeFilippis