Mike is one of Central Florida’s most versatile professional musicians. He has extensive performing experience with classical, rock, jazz and other style of music. Instruments Mike performs regularly include the cello, bass, guitar, viola and violin as well as vocals in a wide variety of musical settings. Since he graduated with a B.A. in music in 1989 from the University of Illinois he has performed regularly with numerous orchestras, church ensembles, jazz bass, top 40 rock bands and more. Audiences appreciate his warm and enthusiastic personality on stage. Currently Mike is performing for weddings, private parties and special events as a solo performer or with other musicians. He is a successful freelance musician. More information about Mike including videos and audio clips can be found at his website www.mikebloomer.com.
In addition to performing regularly Mike also teaches private lessons to over 40 students at several different music stores in Central Florida. He teaches students of all ages, children to adults using the Suzuki Method and other methods to help students achieve success with their instrument.
Whether on the stage or teaching private lessons Mike enjoys music and sharing his passion and skills with others. “If the music I play moves you…I have done my job well.”