Originally from West Palm Beach, FL, Michael grew up and went to school in Arizona. He has a wife with two children and previously taught Elementary General Music, Choir, and Band in Mesa Public Schools for 13 years.
Michael has previously performed in Drum & Bugle Corps as well as in Disney's California Adventure cast of 'Blast!' as a percussionist and featured snare drum soloist.
Michael's performance and teaching experience, mixed with leadership, organization, creativity, drive, and passion for music and entertainment has inspired the creation and continued success of BOOM!
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BOOM! performers are mature, seasoned, experienced musical entertainers and have previously performed with some of the world’s greatest entertainment groups and ensembles:
Blast, Street Drum Corps, Disney Jammitors, Disney Future Corps, Blue Devil Entertainment, Arizona State University Sun Devil Marching Band, Blue Devils, Madison Scouts, Blue Knights, The Academy, Spirit of Atlanta, Impulse, Pacific Crest, and Velvet Knights Drum & Bugle Corps
Tyler is an Arizona native who has been drumming for 20 years and has performed all over the world.
Originally a student of Michael Richau's, he is now performing along side of him and assists in the creative development of BOOM! Known for being a "Wyldman", he enjoys nothing more than putting on a drum and running around like a crazy person and encouraging others to do so as well!
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