Musical Achievements

HORN, UNITED STATES ARMY FIELD BAND 2013-PRESENT

FREELANCE HORN, LOS ANGELES AREA 2009-2013

3RD HORN/ASSISTANT, FLAGSTAFF SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA 2007-2009

EXTRA HORN, TUCSON SYMPHONY and CHAMBER ORCHESTRAS 2007-2009

EXTRA HORN, ROCHESTER PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA 2005-2007

HORN, CORNELL CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY 2006-2007

HORN, CENTER FOR 21st CENTURY MUSIC, 2006-2007

EXTRA HORN, ROCHESTER CHAMBER ORCHESTRA 2005-2006

Awards and Notable Performances

HORN AND BRASS SECTION LEADER, THE WHO QUADROPHENIA AND MORE TOUR 2012-2013

GUEST LECTURER, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THORNTON SCHOOL OF MUSIC 2012

SOLO HORN, BACH B MINOR MASS WITH HELMUTH RILLING, LOS ANGELES 2010

GUEST LECTURER, UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA SCHOOL OF MUSIC 2009

GUEST LECTURER AND PERFORMER, 40TH INTERNATIONAL HORN SYMPOSIUM, DENVER, CO 2008

FEATURED GUEST ARTIST, DR. ALFONZO TIRADO CULTURAL FESTIVAL, SONORA, MEXICO 2008

FEATURED GUEST ARTIST, TANGLEWOOD MUSIC INSTITUTE 2006

EASTMAN CONCERTO COMPETITION FIRST PRIZE 2006

SOLOIST, 36TH INTERNATIONAL HORN SYMPOSIUM, VALENCIA, SPAIN 2004

Education

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, DOCTORATE OF MUSICAL ARTS 2013

LAWSON HORNS, APPRENTICE, REPAIR AND SALES REPRESENTATIVE (SUMMERS) 2008-PRESENT

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA, MASTER OF MUSIC PERFORMANCE 2009

EASTMAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC, PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE 2006

EASTMAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC, BACHELOR OF MUSIC PERFORMANCE 2006

EASTMAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC, BACHELOR OF MUSIC EDUCATION 2006

NEW YORK STATE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION CERTIFIED TEACHER K-12

Private Instruction

James Thatcher, LA Freelancer, Associate Professor (ret.), University of Southern California 2009-2012

Daniel Katzen, Boston Symphony (ret.), Associate Professor, University of Arizona 2007-2009

Peter Kurau, Rochester Philharmonic, Professor, Eastman School of Music 2002-2006

David Cripps, Interim Professor, Eastman School of Music 2003

Kendall Betts, Minnesota Orchestra (ret.) 2000-2006

 

 

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