- Percussion, Chamber Music
Born in N.Y.C.
Soloist, Los Angeles Philharmonic, American Composers Orchestra, New York Philharmonic's Horizons Concerts, San Francisco Symphony's New and Unusual Music series. Recitals, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Tokyo. Member, New York Philharmonic, Speculum Musicae, New York New Music Ensemble. Guest appearances, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Da Capo Chamber Players, Group for Contemporary Music, Steve Reich and Musicians, Philip Glass Ensemble. Premiered works by Charles Wuorinen, Jacob Druckman, Joseph Schwantner, Ralph Shapey. Festivals: Santa Fe, Ravinia, Saratoga, Caramoor, Tanglewood. Recordings: Columbia, Angel, Teldec, DGG, CRI, Nonesuch, Bridge, New World; radio, TV, film. Master classes, Columbia U., California Institute of the Arts, U. of Colorado, Sacramento and San Diego State U., Peabody.
Degrees and Studies
BM, MM, Juilliard. Studies, Berkshire, Tanglewood; Henry Cabot Award for outstanding instrumentalist.