Preparatory Division Faculty
Professional Studies, Mannes College of Music; M.M., Peabody
Conservatory; B.M., Eastman School of Music.
Violin; Viola; Chamber Music; String Orchestra; Concert Orchestra; SymphonyProfile:
Prize for Outstanding Viola Performance (Peabody). Viola
studies with Mary Jane Metcalfe, Francis Tursi, Karen Tuttle, Joey Corpus.
Conducting studies with Robert DeCormier, Gustav Meier. Recitals on National
Public Radio. Concerts in Israel, Japan, Korea, the US, and Canada. Former
member of Jerusalem Symphony, Jerusalem String Ensemble (assistant principal),
and Camerata String Quartet. Member, American Symphony Orchestra, EOS
Ensemble, Solisti New York, New York Pops Orchestra, other New York performing
ensembles. Founding board member, New York Viola Society. Recordings for BMG,
Angel/EMI, Koch International, Deutsche Grammaphon, Sine Qua Non. Former
faculty, Peabody Conservatory Preparatory School, Merrywood Music School, Rubin
Academy (Jerusalem), Hebrew Arts School. Faculty, Mannes Preparatory Division
since 1983, Appointed Professor of the Professional Practice, 2010.