Faculty Information


Michael Lancaster

  • Music and Entertainment Studies (CAM)

Michael Lancaster is a very versatile and highly sought after musician and DJ. Michael has been a professional musician and teacher since 1992. He has been playing guitar for 40 years and the bagpipes an DJing for the past 20 years. He has a B.S. in Music from the University of Colorado at Denver where he has also been an instructor of music for the past 17 years.  Michael is also a member of the American Federation of Musicians, Denver Musicians Association and the Denver Wedding Professionals, the Association of Bridal Consultants, and a founding member of the Centennial State Pipe Band.

Michael has performed from the colleges of California to the Pubs of Ireland and many places in between. Michael currently performs at 250 events a year and teaches 30 students per week. Michael also runs his own recording studio where he composes music for film and video.

Areas of Expertise

Classic and Applied Guitar

Education, Licensure & Certifications

University Of Colorado At Denver
Bachelor of Science in Music


American Federation Of Musicians
Denver Musicians Association
Denver Wedding Professionals
Association of Bridal Consultants
Centennial State Pipe Band

College of Arts & Media

CU Denver

Arts Building

1150 10th Street

Suite 177

Denver, CO 80204


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