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Discography

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Jazz Artist

  • 2001 – Present
    Bobby Sanabria: ¡Quarteto Aché!, Ascensión, and Big Band [ Music ]
    Concert, Club, Clinic, and Festival Performances in North America
  • 2001 – Present
    • Andrea Brachfeld: Phoenix Rising
      Concert, Club, and Festival Performances in North America
  • 2001 – 2003
    Anthony Braxton Quartet [ Photos ]
    Concert, Club, and Festival Performances in the U.S.A. and Europe
  • 2003
    Freddie Bryant and Kaleidoscope: The String Project “Jazz Ambassadors[ Video ]
    A cooperative program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and the United States Department of State, performing Concerts and Clinics in Morocco, Egypt, Jordan, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Oman, U.A.E., India, and Turkey
  • 1999
    Ray Barretto and The New World Spirit:
    Concert and Club Performances in the U.S.A. and Europe
  • 1997 – 2001
    Barbara Klap Quintet
    Concert and Club Performances in Europe
  • 1996
    Ralph Williams Duo
    Concert Performances in South Korea
  • 1994
    Carola Grey Quartet
    Concert and Club Performances in USA and Europe
    John Nugent Quartet
    Concert, Clinic, and Club Performances in Canada
    Rebecca Coupe Franks Quartet
    Concert and Club Performances in USA
  • 1983
    Glenn Miller Orchestra
    Concert Performances in North America and Europe

Theater Bassist

  • 1999
    • Forever Plaid, Tokyo Art Sphere Theatre, Tokyo, Japan
  • 1994 – 1997
    • Grease, NYC (substitute)
  • 1994 – 1995
    • Damn Yankees, NYC (substitute)
  • 1993 – 1995
    • Crazy for You, NYC (substitute)
  • 1994
    • Beauty and the Beast, NYC (substitute)
  • 1992 – 1994
    • Forever Plaid, NYC

Music Educator

  • 1997 – Present
    New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ
    Adjunct Professor of Jazz Bass, Jazz Combo, and Jazz Improvisation.
  • 1997 – 2008
    Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
    Part Time Instructor of Double Bass and Bass Guitar
  • 1997 – 2010
    New York University, New York, NY
    Part Time Lecturer House Bassist and Guest Artist, Jazz Appreciation Classes
  • 1982 – Present
    • Private Double Bass and Bass Guitar Instruction
  • 1997 – 2003
    The Rudolf Steiner School, New York, NY
    Double Bass Instructor
  • 2001
    New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ
    Acting Coordinator of Jazz Studies
  • 1997 – 2000
    The Rudolf Steiner School, New York, NY
    Assistant Orchestral Conductor Supervision, Organization, and Instruction of Grade 4-8

Education

Degrees and Diplomas

  • 1985
    • M.M. North Texas University College of Music, Denton, TX
      • Honors and Awards
        • Graduate Teaching Fellowship
        • One O' Clock Lab Band
        • Orchestral Scholarship
        • Orchestra Assistant Principal Bass
        • Chamber Orchestra Assistant Principal Bass
  • 1981
  • 1981

Honors and Awards

  • 1984   North Texas University
    • Graduate Teaching Fellowship
    • One O' Clock Lab Band
    • Orchestral Scholarship
    • Orchestra Assistant Principal Bass
    • Chamber Orchestra Assistant Principal Bass

Private Study

  • Lyndon Christie, Yonkers, NY
  • Eleanor Hancock, New York, NY
  • Jack Messing, Yonkers, NY
  • Ed Rainbow, Denton, TX
  • Irwin Stahl, Riverdale, NY
  • 1977 – 1979   Arnold Schnitzer
  • 1976 Kalman Opperman
  • James Carnevale