June 2 - Thursday, June 4
Rubin has been playing and teaching harmonica for
over twenty years. He was the harmonica player in
the Tony Nominated Broadway show "The Civil
War" and has made a home in Austin for the last
17 years, playing with many of the town's local
luminaries. Fully Kerrverted, Michael has backed up
many main stage performers including Ruthie Foster
and Billy Jonas.
also has a reputation as one of the best teachers of
the instrument. He teaches privately, but also has
taught for the University of Texas' Informal
Classes, and at national harmonica conventions such
as The Society for the Preservation and Advancement
of the Harmonica, Jason Ricci's Rocking in the
Rockies and Jon Gindick's Harmonica Jam Camp.
is currently playing with Kalu James, The McMercy
Family Band and Sick's Pack. He has a CD available,
Call of my Harp, an instruction book, Meat and
Potatoes Harmonica and is working on a DVD.
more information on Michael, visit www.michaelrubinharmonica.com