Michele has been involved in the music business for over 25 years as a professional musician. She has played and worked in a range of musical styles including rock (international touring on bass with avante-garde legends Pere Ubu since 1993) https://www.udiscovermusic.com/stories/best-female-bassists/;
hip hop (guitarist/bassist for the production team The Jettsonz (Nina Sky); folk (guitarist/bassist with Hannah Reimann’s Joni Mitchell retrospective Woman of Heart and Mind); world music (music director/guitarist for ensemble Little Horses). Michele has also been bassist/guitarist for various French music ensembles featuring Marni Rice; guitar in the subbing pit orchestra for Broadway (Wicked and Motown-The Musical) and The Big Apple Circus; bass and guitar in Off-Broadway productions (In The Heights, Vagina Monologues, and other shows); lots of sidewoman work in all above styles and including classical and early music, flamenco, jazz, and plenty of uncategorizable. Michele is playing all the instruments in the Urban Iguana recorded excerpts below.