- Graduate Studies
Born in N.Y.C.
Publications of scholarly articles in numerous academic journals and books; guest lectures at universities and conferences throughout North America, Europe, and Israel. Former editor of The Strad and The Musical Times. Editor of violin music for Carl Fischer Music. Producer of recordings by Gil Shaham, Oscar Shumsky, Arnold Steinhardt, Maxim Vengerov, Pinchas Zukerman, and the Guarneri String Quartet. Faculty, Curtis Institute of Music, since 1999; Mannes College the New School for Music, since 2008.
Degrees and Studies
B.A., Columbia U.; M.Phil., Yale U.; fellowship award, Cambridge U. Violin studies with Paul Zukofsky and Sally Thomas; music theory with Carl Schachter.