Michael Karoub

Michael Karoub

Cello and Bass

Troy – $27 per half hour

Music washes away the dust of everyday life.

-Art Blakey

Michael has been dedicated to teaching for the past 30 years; understanding the uniqueness of each student, hoping to inspire, working towards achieving individual results.

Michael performed locally in the Royal Garden Trio for the soundtrack of the DIA commercial. He is a mainstay chamber musician and traditional jazz cellist in Detroit. He has performed nationally at The Smithsonian, The Kennedy Center, The Hollywood Bowl, as well as appearances on A Prairie Home Companion, hosted by Garrison Keillor

  • Wayne State University, Eastern Michigan University
  • Studied cello with DSO members
  • Permanent sub at Wyandotte schools and Director of summer band
  • Guest conductor/String Clinician for Taylor & Utica Schools


Vintage recordings of hot jazz, and classical music recorded between two world wars, often on period equipment (ie, victrolas), classic literature.