Michael studied jazz guitar under the guidance of Jaromir Panacek and spent some time at University of Jan Evangelista Purkyne where he studied Music. He also underwent the study of piano and drums at the Music School of Eva Randova.

He played in several bands such as: MIA (Dream Theater Revival) Keep Flexi, Johnny Cash Revival, University Orchestra and several Choirs, and apart from playing guitar in KGCB, he also takes part in a Pink Floyd Revival project of Kaspar Brothers: The Dark Side of the Moon.

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