Michael Sutherland is a 22 year old composer, orchestrator, arranger, and producer based in Florida. A lifelong learner, Michael is currently an incoming graduate student at University of Southern California Thornton's M.M. Screen Scoring program - the highest ranked program of its kind in the world. Composing music for all forms of media, he is especially passionate about composing for film and games. Speaking both English and Japanese, Michael has worked with creators in the United States, as well as Japan. Michael is classically trained in keyboard technique, and is a primarily self-educated guitarist.