Historical Performance
Primary Contact:
David Breitman

Administrative Assistant:
Cindy Shairba

Division Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8198
Fax: (440) 775-8942

Michael Lynn

Michael Lynn

Professor of Recorder & Baroque Flute

Contact Information


Robertson 137
(440) 775-8225

Michael Lynn

Michael Lynn

Educational Background

  • BS, Oakland University, 1976

Professional Affiliations:
General editor and founder of The Courant, the journal of the Academy for the Study and Performance of Early Music; publisher and founder of Early Music Facsimilies; former general editor of the Baroque Series published by the American Recorder Society and Galaxy Music. Member, board of directors, Apollo's Fire, and board of advisors, Westfield Center for Historical Keyboard Studies.

Regular performances with Apollo's Fire—the Cleveland Baroque Orchestra, the Oberlin Baroque Ensemble, and the Irish band Turn the Corner; numerous performances with the American Baroque Ensemble, Ars Musica, and ARTEK.

Teaching Background:
Former faculty member, University of Michigan, Oakland University, Aspen Choral Festival; guest faculty, Case Western Reserve University; workshops throughout the United States for the Oberlin Baroque Performance Institute and Indiana University.

Recordings for Gasparo, Radius, Timegate, Wildboar, and Smithsonian.