Michael Davis has been involved in the marching arts activity for 30 years. He currently resides in St. Louis, Missouri with his wife Luisa, sons Paul, Andrew and Nicolas. He has arranged, designed and taught for marching bands and winter percussion ensembles around the Midwest and is a sought-after judge for marching band and winter percussion contests across the country.
Currently, Michael is a music adjudicator for Drum Corps International (DCI) and has been invited to judge both Open Class and World Class competitions at the DCI Championships, as well as other DCI major events and, the all-important individual and ensemble competition. He is endorsed by Innovative Percussion Sticks and Mallets, Mapex and Majestic percussion instruments and REMO drumheads. Michael is also the director for Freedom Percussion, a WGI finalist percussion ensemble from St.Louis Missouri.