Location: Stony Brook, NY
Speaks: English, Spanish
Instructs: Baritone, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Clarinet, Flute, French Horn, Music Theory, Saxophone, Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba
Education: Bachelor Degree Instrumental Performance and Music Education. Masters Degree on Instrumental Performance Jazz Studies Berklee College of Music 1984. Manhattan School of Music 1985 . DP/MYP Certifications ( international Schools)
Performance Experience: NY All State Concert Band and Orchestra, Mc Donals Tri State Jazz Band, Venezuela Symphony Orchestra, Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra, In the US Ted Shumate, Lionel Hamton, Dizzy Gilesppie, Ella Fitzgerald ( all part of the Mc Donal Tri State Jazz Band programs)
In S.A Cheo Feliciano, Andy Montanes Oscar de Leon, Rafael Camilo Sexto, Ricardo Montaner, Rosio Durcal, Emanuel, Armando Manzanero. Jose Jose. Ruben Blades.
Teaching Experience: 15 years at Concervatory of Music Emil Friedman School in Venezuela and 15 on International schools Escuela Campo Alegre and Colegio Internacional de Caracas Venezuela.
Teaching Philosophy: The Philosophy of teaching is working with the artist on a very easy and relax manner to develop his /her full potetial taking into accounts their musical interest , tayloring the corriculum to their needs providing a very good fundation on fundamental techniques and concepts. Using materials and repertoire in accordance with the students level, interest and needs.