Thank you for visiting, the cyberspace home of Michael Downing. Look around and enjoy. 

Recent Updates:  


1. I have been welcomed as a Freer Percussion artist.  YAY!

2. I have founded the Impetus Percussion Quartet.  We are trying to raise funds for new works for Percussion Quartet to be commissioned.  For details about the project, or to help us raise funds, please visit 

3. I recently became endorsed by Marimba One!  Please check out the Marimba One website for information on these instruments that I have come to love.