Mike Bishop is a composer, music educator, designer, international clinician, and consultant creating for organizations around the world, including the West Chester University Incomparable Golden Ram Marching Band, United Percussion, and European X (Netherlands). Previously, Mike served on the staff or designed for the Crossmen, George Mason University, Spirit of '52 (Germany), Cedar Park HS Timberwolf Band, Carolina Crown (2013 DCI World Championship), Rhythm X/The X Academy, Redline, Blue Stars, and was a founding Board of Directors member at Invictus.
As a producer, Mike is experienced in creating soundtracks for podcasts, commercials, dance teams, color guards, as well as samples and sound effects for the pageantry arts. He has composed and arranged hundreds of works for various scholastic, collegiate, independent, and corporate programs.
Mike is a Yamaha Artist, a proud endorser of Vic Firth sticks & mallets, Zildjian Cymbals, & Remo drum heads and a member of the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity of America. He has presented clinics at Music For All's Bands of America Summer Symposium, the Texas Bandmasters Association Annual Convention, Western Carolina University Summer Symposium, Vivace Marching Band Leadership Camps, and throughout the United States, Western Europe, and Japan.