He is an acclaimed violinist who studied at the
Philadelphia Musical Academy.
After entering his professional career as a musician
he has gone on to become a member of the Concerto Soloists Chamber Orchestra
of Philadelphia, Assistant Concertmaster with the Opera Company of
Philadelphia and the Concertmaster with the AVA Opera, New Jersey Opera,
Philly Pops and Savoy Company.
He is also a member of the Arioso Quartet and has
appeared with Dolce Suono, Orchestra 2001 and on many recordings as a
The many albums of a variety of genres that he has
appeared on include Nathan Michael Shawn Wanya by Boyz II Men, All
the Man You Need by Will Downing, Big by Macy Gray, Forever
With You by Phyllis Hyman, Timeless Journey by Patti LaBelle, Exit
1 by LL Cool J, Songs for You, Truths for Me by James Morrison, Chant
des Rochers by Orchestra 2001, You and I by Teddy Pendergrass, Holiday
Pops! by Peter Nero & The Philly Pops, Anthology by The
Salsoul Orchestra, FutureSex/LoveSounds by Justin Timberlake, Gloria!
Gloria! by Benita Valente, The Philadelphia Singers & The Concerto
Soloists Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia and the soundtrack of Brothers
to name just a very few.
Concerto Soloists Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
Adeste Fidelis (John Francis Wade)
RCA 6559-2-RC (Gloria! Gloria!)
Soprano – Benita Valente
Concerto Soloists Chamber
Orchestra of Philadelphia
The Philadelphia Singers