Michelle McCabe studied flute at the RSAMD graduating with a BA (Hons) and a Postgraduate in Orchestral Studies. She then went on to study chamber music in Canada at the Banff Centre for the Arts with her award winning Quartet, Just Flutes with whom she performed many concerts and Workshops for Live Music Now!

Michelle has enjoyed playing sub principal flute with Scottish Ballet for the last 10 years as well as freelancing with various ensembles and orchestras, including the BBC SSO, The Scottish Flute Trio and the Auricle Ensemble.

Michelle teaches flute at The High School of Glasgow, where she also conducts the Junior Wind Band. She tutors for various ensembles including WOSIS, Stewarton Academy Bands, and the East Dunbartonshire Concert Band. Other summer Schools include many years as a tutor on the Flute summer school for young players, Tutti Flutey.