who attended The Juilliard School and the University of Michigan
and studied with Joe Allard, John Mohler, and Bernard
whom he has worked include the American Symphony Orchestra, the Bronx Arts
Ensemble, the Brooklyn Philharmonic, the Eos Ensemble, the Little Orchestra
Society, the Metropolitan Opera, the New York Philharmonic, the New York
Pops, the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, the
P.D.Q. Bach Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic, the Saint Louis Symphony
Orchestra, and the Westchester Philharmonic.
He has been in
the orchestra pit for a number of Broadway musicals, such as Big, Candide, Crazy for You, Into the
Woods, Jane Eyre, Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, Marie Christine, Merrily We Roll Along, The Mikado, Nine, Oh, Kay!, Oklahoma!, Porgy and Bess, The Rink,
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Smile, Sweeney Todd, Titanic,
which he appears include: Classic Broadway by Judy Collins; A Deeper Shade of Red by Andrea
Burns; Dress Casual by Mandy Patinkin; Here
& Gone by David Sanborn; Here
and Now by Lauren Kennedy; Snowfall
on the Sahara by Natalie Cole; Songs
from the Last Century by George Michael; Songs I Heard by Harry Connick, Jr.; Standing Room Only by Jerry Hadley; and,
Strange Hurt by Harolyn Blackwell.
He can also be
heard on the soundtracks of Aladdin,
Beauty and the Beast, Camilla, Dressed to Kill, Ed Wood,
Fargo, Gods and Monsters, Hamlet,
Interview with the Vampire, The Journey of August King, Kidco, Lethal Weapon 3, Michael Collins, Naqoyqatsi, Operation Condor, Pocahontas, Quick Change, Reds, Simone, Twilight, The
Untouchables, What Planet Are You
From?, and You’ve Got Mail.
In the field of music education, he has taught at Brooklyn College,
the International Taiwan Music Festival, Queens
College, and The Riverdale Country School, and served as the director of
the woodwind chamber music program at the Aspen Music Festival.