Location: Concord, NC
Instructs: Viola, Violin
Education: Bachelor of Music Performance, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities 2000.
Performance Experience: I currently perform as violinist with Opera Carolina, Greenville Symphony (SC), and am Concertmaster of the Union Symphony Orchestra. Career highlights include playing concerts with Andrea Bocelli, Weird Al, Earth, Wind, and Fire, and Josh Groban. have recorded with Charlotte Singer Songwriters and delved into improvisation the past 8 years. I freelance throughout the Carolinas for weddings and special events as well.
Teaching Experience: Have taught privately for over 20 years, Suzuki and Traditional methods for Violin and Viola. Teach all levels beginning thru advanced. Have had several students as members of CSYO and USYO, and some have pursued Music at the University level and as a career choice. Certainly, my goal is to have all of my students, young and old, enjoy the experience and hope they have a love of music.
Teaching Philosophy: My goal is for all of my students to enjoy the experience of learning music, in practice and performance! there are ample opportunities for students to showcase their talents!