Michael is currently an engineering student at the University of Auckland. He began learning the violin at the age of 7 and has completed his ATCL Diploma.
Michael joined Auckland Youth Orchestra in 2018. He is also currently in the first violin section of the Manukau Symphony Orchestra, and previously Macleans Symphony Orchestra and Macleans Chamber Orchestra.
Michael was a member of many chamber groups that competed in the NZCT National Chamber Contest and the winner of Manukau Symphony Orchestra scholarships in 2016.