Michael Saindon currently resides in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He spent his school age years in Burnsville, Minnesota where he began his musical training playing saxophone. He earned a BFA in Music Education with K-12 Instrumental Music certification from UW-Milwaukee majoring in Saxophone and Bassoon, as well as K-6 General Music certification from Alverno College. During his 30 year teaching career he taught middle school Band and K-8 general music for Milwaukee Public Schools, in addition providing woodwind/ guitar/ electric bass lessons for the MPS Saturday music lesson program for 10 years. Michael is currently retired from full time teaching and looking for his next performance opportunity.