Location: Frisco, TX
Instructs: Bass Guitar, Guitar
Education: 1968-1973 studied with Leon Atkinson
1974-1978 studied under Howard Morgan
Famed jazz teacher
Queens College, Associates Degree in Philosophy
NYU, Masters Degree in Philosophy
Performance Experience: 1974-1976 performed with Rock City
1976-Worked with Andy Harlow (famous Latin sax player)
1977-Various sessions in Rock & Blues Formats
1980 Worked with Peter Banks initial guitarist with Yes!
1981 Worked with Terri Richard's wife of Burt Bacharach composed and played on her original project.
1983-played with members of Dixie Dregs
1984-wrote and produced several tracks for Wheelhouse Hard Rock Group for capital records.
1986-produced by Gary Starr original project One on one studios
Teaching Experience: 1987-1992-Beverly Hills School of Music, Los Angeles, CA
Beginner, intermediate, and advanced guitar teacher
1992-1995-CBS and Capital Records, Los Angeles, CA
Taught various employees and helped them improve on chord progressions and moving lines voicing
2003-2007 Septien Ent. Group, Carrollton, TX
Intermediate and advanced students and assisted with album preparations
2007-present Music Arts, Frisco, TX
Beginner, intermediate, and advanced guitar lessons
Teaching Philosophy: My goal is the development of student and their ability to achieve an individual musical identity. They should possess a unique and personal understanding of: the music they want to play, excellence, the importance of the playing flow of the music they are working on.