- Cello, Chamber Music
Born in Huron, SD
Solo orchestral appearances with Orchestra of St. Luke's, Tokyo Philharmonic, New Hampshire Symphony, North Carolina Symphony, Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra (American premiere of Donatoni concerto), Monadnock Festival Orchestra. Recitals in Tokyo, Yokohama, Oslo, and throughout U.S. Cellist of Flux (string quartet specializing in cutting-edge music) and Zephyr Trio (flute, piano, cello). Winner: Bunkamura Orchard Hall Award, Presser Music Award. Recordings of chamber music on Koch, CRI, Mode, Tzadic, RCA, MMC. Visiting cello faculty, Baylor U., 2001. Former faculty, Encore School for Strings.
Degrees and Studies
BM, Oberlin College; MM, Rice U.; DMA, Juilliard. Studies with Joel Krosnick, Norman Fischer, and Cordelia Wikarski-Miedel.