Experience

Music Career
Principal Cellist at Boston Philharmonic
Principal Cellist at Cabrillo Chamber Orchestra, San Diego
Substitute Cellist at Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Substitute Cellist at Boston Symphony Orchestra
Conductor of Waldorf School of San Diego String Orchestra and Instructor of the cello classes
Instructor of Private Lessons

Teaching Experience
Private Studio Instruction (1990 – Current)
The Waldorf School of San Diego (2004 – 2009)
The Children’s School, La Jolla (2001 – 2003)

Education
Cello Performance Diploma at New England Conservatory of Music, Boston (1982 – 1986) studying with Mr. Laurence Lesser
Bachelor of Arts at Chicago Musical College, Roosevelt University (1978 – 1981) studying with Mr. Karl Fruh
Newtrier East High School, Winnetka, IL (1976 – 1979)

Honors
Spoleto Festival of Two Worlds, Spoleto, Italy and Charleston, SC, USA
Cellist in Honors Scholarship String Quartet at New England Conservatory of Music, Boston

Performances
Berkshire Music Center, MA
Tanglewood Festival, MA
Montreal Festival, Canada
Spoleto Festival of Two Worlds, Italy
Honors Chamber Music Recitals in String Quartet and Piano Trio at Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, MA

Also Performed With
Smokey Robinson, Aretha Franklin, Natalie Cole, Led Zeppelin and many others