Michael Shellabarger is a composer, performer and producer from the Detroit area. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Theory and Composition from Central Michigan University and a Master of Music degree from Northwestern University. As a sound designer and composer he has worked on a variety of multimedia projects for live performance, films and television. As a performer he has toured North America playing with many diverse artists including Orquesta di Camara di la U.A.E.M. in Mexico City.
Michael comes to Wayne State University after spending the last seven years teaching digital audio, music theory, music technology and acting as recording studio manager at an area art institute.