Graduate of the Toutorsky Academy of Music in Washington, DC. He studied Theory & Composition with Dr. Asher Zlotnick of Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore, MD. Appeared on the NBC Today Show with the Senior Center Big Band & was the featured performer on the Delta Queen Riverboat. Over 40 yrs. teaching & performing experience. Teaches all ages - snare drum, drum set, timpani, mallet percussion & hand drumming in the styles of classical, rock, jazz, funk & Latin.