I am a an educator / clinician and performing artist. Currently, I am a freelance musician and music educator; graduate of The Hartt School of Music with a BS. in Music Ed. / Special Ed., West Virginia University with a Master of Music., Harvard University Ph.D. and again to The Hartt School of Music for his DMA. I previously taught public and private school in Connecticut, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania. And I have been Dean of the Music dept. & Professor of Trumpet at Morris Brown C... [more]
I have preformed trumpet with some of the most prominent Symphonies in the world; i.e., the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Hartford Symphony, Chestnut Hill Symphony, UAE Philharmonic Orchestra (Dubai), Venezuela Symphony Orchestra, Orquesta Sinf?nica de Puerto Rico to name a few. Commercially, I can be heard on the first five Star Wars movie soundtracks, the Nutty Professor, Heat, Superman plus another 387 other movie sound tracts. As a teacher / professor, I've taught Elementary through College, with a number of my students now playing nationally and internationally in the various symphonies, studio and house bands.