Music director, Prince Edward Island Symphony, Cecilia Chorus of New York. Artistic director, Cantori New York. Principal guest conductor, Nova Sinfonia (Halifax). Three ASCAP Awards for adventurous programming. Alice Parker Award. Opera: American Opera Projects, Carolina Coast Chamber Festival, Center for Contemporary Opera, Juilliard Vocal Arts, Opera Company of Middlebury, Underworld Opera. Venues: Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, le Poisson Rouge, Rubin Museum, World Financial Center (Arts & Events), Guggenheim Museum (Works & Process), Roman amphitheater at Vaison-la-Romaine, France. Radio: WQXR, WNYC, Sirius. CDs on Albany, Arsis, Newport Classics, PGM, including Opera News Editor’s Choice recording of Frank Martin’s oratorio Le Vin Herbé. Academic appointments: L.I.U. Post, Mannes College the New School for Music. Director of conducting for summer program of the European American Musical Alliance, in Paris.
Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, Yale U. Graduate Performance Diploma, orchestral conducting, Peabody Conservatory (with Gustav Meier and Markand Thakar). Doctor of Musical Arts, Stony Brook U. Diplôme de direction d’orchestre, Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris. American Conservatory at Fontainebleau with Narcis Bonet.