Faculty A-Z

  • Profile:

    Performances with the Cleveland Orchestra, Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, Bolshoi Ballet Orchestra, Queens Symphony Orchestra, Gerry Mulligan Jazz Orchestra, Lionel Hampton Orchestra.  Orchestra substitute for more than thirty different Broadway shows and touring companies. Recordings with various jazz and popular music ensembles.  Featured soloist with Octour trombone ensemble.  Clinician at Texas Tech and countless high schools across the country.  Former faculty, Baldwin-Wallace College Preparatory Department, Montclair State College Preparatory Division, City College of New York.  Former teaching assistant at LaGuardia High School for the Performing Arts.  Mannes Preparatory Division since 1994.

    Degrees Held:

    Bachelor of Music, Baldwin-Wallace College.

    Performances And Appearances:

    Ongoing performances with the Queens Symphony Orchestra ( , Dave Chamberlain's Band of Bones (, and Lou Caputo's Not-So-Big Band (page on Facebook).  Notices of miscellaneous public performances as a free-lance can often be found on my Facebook page.

    Research Interests:

    Breathing and relaxation techniques.

    Current Courses:

    Preparatory Instruction

    Lesson 1 hour

    Lesson 3/4 hour

    Lesson 1 hr/6 wks