Mike Alarcon

The percussion stylings of Maverick Muse come from the unsurpassed Mike Alarcon. Mike has played a vast variety of styles and genres, including everything from blues, to big band orchestra, to contemporary jazz. An Orange County native, Mike has toured with legendary groups such as the "Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra & Pied Pipers", the "Jazz Express" and the "10th Avenue Jazz Band". He has also collaborated in performances with renown artists such as Kaye Star, Andy Russell, The Modernaires, Nancy Wilson, The Shirlies, Little Anthony, The Platters, The Coasters, Ink Spots and various others. Mike stays busy playing with several OC bands, and also teaches at Kennedy High School in La Palma. Mike is sought out for various projects all over California due to his dynamic style and positive energy.