Michael Baker

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Orchestra percussionist Michael Baker has worked with the Royal Philharmonic since the early '90s. His widest exposure has been via the arranger and conductor Luis Cobos, who hires top-flight orchestras…
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Orchestra percussionist Michael Baker has worked with the Royal Philharmonic since the early '90s. His widest exposure has been via the arranger and conductor Luis Cobos, who hires top-flight orchestras to reproduce his exotic musical daydreams. Baker moved from the more normal orchestral boom boom of the tympani to the Latin timbales for the latter assignments.