Oral History Information
Mike Tyler has been involved with music his entire life, and at the age of five he was playing clarinet. He was a rock drummer while in college studying music education and was later a school band director for ten years. Mike then advanced to an administrative role within the Queensland Department of Education, where he helped oversee AMEB, the largest examine body in the state and supported several key programs developed by the Australian Music Association. With his AMEB hat, Mike has produced grade books and music exam materials for such programs a Rock School.