B.A. in performance Manhattan School of Music – M.A. in Education Hofstra University, Manhattan School of Music Jazz Ensemble, New York Youth Symphony. All NYS Jazz Ensemble directed by David Baker, McDonald’s Tri-State Jazz Ensemble directed by Clem Derosa, Long Island Youth Orchestra (including a world tour.) Royal New York DooWopp Show series at Radio City Music Hall, additional concerts at Carnegie Hall, Westbury Music Fair and the Waldorf Astoria with headliners including The Cadillac’s, The Del Vikings, Ronnie Spector, Al Martino, Connie Francis, Jerry Vale, etc. Society, formal, corporate and concert experience in all genres of music. Including performance for band, group, big band, horn ensemble & orchestra up to 100 pieces. Protégé of Gary Capetandes (symphonic) & Paul Marino (jazz).