I am a pianist, clarinetist, composer and teacher in New York City. Training and education: M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University, New York City, NY; B.A. University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA. Faculty: Columbia University, Lucy Moses School at Kaufman Music Center, The Diller-Quaile School, American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City. Dalcroze Certificate: Juilliard School of Music. Dalcroze License: Longy School of Music. Managing Editor, Dalcroze Connections and The Journal of Dalcroze Studies. I lead the group Primitivo, a trio specializing in the music of early modern composers played in the spirit of bal-musette dancehall music of turn of the century Paris.
Here are some recent videos from my work at Stony Brook University, where I am a DMA candidate. The playlist includes solo and ensemble performances of both original material and traditional jazz standards.