Performances at New York Philharmonic Insights Series, International Viola Congress (guest lecturer), Louvre Museum Concert du midi, OK Mozart, Interlochen Viola Institute, Great Mountains Festival, Sarasota Music Festival, Bowdoin Summer Music Festival, Music Academy of the West. Collaborations with musicians from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, and with top prize winners of William Primrose Competition, Lionel Tertis Competition, and Munich Competition. Recorded Loeffler's Two Rhapsodies with violist Cynthia Phelps and oboist Sherry Sylar. Radio credits include Radio France, the Classical Network (WWFM 89.1), Public Radio Tulsa. Faculty at the Perlman Music Program and Orford's North American Viola Institute. Founder of Orford's Instrumental Collaborative Piano Workshop.
B.M., M.M., The Juilliard School. D.M.A., Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers U. Piano studies with Martin Canin, Susan Starr, and Yu-Chiou Lu Tchen. Viola studies with Heidi Castleman, Steven Tenenbom, and Jui-Se Yang.