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Michael Geller


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Michael Geller

Michael Geller has been a member of the Lyric Opera Orchestra bass section since 1972 and has served as Principal Bass since 1976.

Mr. Geller also served as a member  of the Grant Park Orchestra  from 1970 until 2013 and became Principal Bass in 1974.

He has a Bachelors Degree in Music from Indiana University School of Music and studied one summer at the Academia Chigiana , Siena, Italy. Upon graduation he preformed with the Sante Fe Opera and played 3 seasons with the New Orleans Symphony Orchestra.

As a native Chicagoan Mr.Geller has performed with all of the major ballet companies which have given performances in Chicago  as well as Music of the Baroque, Contemporary Chamber Players of the University of Chicago and  on commercial recordings.