Michael Mace pursues a wide and varied musical career. As a performer, he is a soloist and chamber musician, but has also freelanced with many orchestras, ballet and opera companies from around the world. These include The Chamber Ensemble of London with which he is principal Cello. Michael's commercial work includes recording with artists as diverse as Cliff Richard, Lil' Kim and Radiohead.
Michael is also a well respected music teacher, with many of his students having realised professional careers. He teaches the cello and chamber music at Eton College, Peter Symonds College and St Swithun's School and is Professor of Cello at the Royal Military School of Music, Kneller Hall.
Michael is responsible for a number of innovative devices and methods developed to help cellists to improve their techniques. One of these is a Scale System designed to aid those with Dyslexia that has proven highly succcessful.