Master of Music, Violin Performance, The Juilliard School
Bachelor of Music, Violin Performance, The Juilliard School
I have enjoyed a multifaceted career as a professional violinist. After receiving my degrees from The Juilliard School, I charged ahead with abandon into a freelance career in New York City where I my first job was a traveling tour of The Merry Widow and my second job was as a substitute for the Broadway show, Dreamgirls. I was on my way.
Since that time, I have subbed at countless shows and played on numerous Broadway show cast albums, holding a permanent chair in A Doll’s Life, Alice in Wonderland, The Tap Dance Kid, Sunday in the Park with George, Peter Pan, Me and My Girl, The Secret Garden, The Who’s Tommy, State Fair, Ragtime, La Bohème, Sweet Charity and The Boy From Oz.
In addition, I worked for many years in the recording studios playing jingles, recording albums, and movie soundtracks; and played with superstars and industry legends on TV, on tour and in some of the most prestigious concert halls in the world. I have also played in ballet and symphony orchestras including Dance Theatre of Harlem, New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, American Composers Orchestra, Brooklyn Philharmonic, American Symphony Orchestra, New Jersey Symphony, Westchester Philharmonic, The Little Orchestra Society and the Opera Orchestra of New York.
I also toured in Europe with Max Roach as part of the Max Roach Double Quartet and recorded the album, Easy Winners.