Michael Tynes

2022 Round Top Music Festival

Cello
Bloomington , Indiana
Indiana University Bloomington
- Studies with Dr. Patrick Bellah, Dr. Stephen Gates and Prof. Emilio Colon
- 3-time attendant of the Brevard Music Center Festival Summers 2017, 2018 and 2019
- First prize winner in the Ozarks Philharmonic Youth Orchestra 2017 concerto competition.
- Three performances with the Symphony of Northwest Arkansas playing Camille Saint-Saens’ cello concerto no. 1 in a minor in December 2017.
- Performance with the Ozarks Philharmonic Youth Orchestra performing Allegro Molto from the Haydn cello concerto in C major in May 2017.
- Second Prize winner in the Ozarks Philharmonic Youth Orchestra 2015 concerto competition.
- Orchestral studies with conductors Paul Haas, Ken Lam, David Barg, Keith Lockhart, and Andy Moran.
- Principal cellist in the Music in the Mountains’ 2016 concert featuring Claude Debussy’s Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faune.
- Collaboration with the Westside Ballet Opera Company with the Ozarks Philharmonic Youth orchestra performing Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite.
- Finalist in the Music in the Mountains Conservatory 2016 concerto competition.
- Semi-finalist in the Brevard Music Center 2017 concerto competition.