74. Michael Gause photo_previewMichael Gause is an avid orchestral musician and has performed with the Kalamazoo Symphony and San Antonio Symphony. Michael was recently appointed as third trumpet in the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra and awarded the Detroit Symphony Orchestra African American Fellowship. Michael holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Texas and a master’s degree from Western Michigan University- both in performance. His principal teachers include Justin Emerich, Scott Thornburg and Dr. Robert White.