B.M., Juilliard School; fellowship student at Tanglewood and Waterloo Music Festivals. Studied with John Coffey, Don Harwood, Sam Pilafian. Member, American Brass Quintet (1991– ), with which he tours internationally and has residencies at Juilliard and Aspen Music Festival. Bass trombonist for Orchestra of St. Luke’s, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Little Orchestra Society, Solisti New York; original member of orchestra for Broadway’s Les Misérables. Recent solo recordings include The Romantic Bass Trombone with pianist Robert Koenig; Rhapsody for Bass Trombone and Strings by Eric Ewazen, with the Czech Radio Chamber Orchestra; Trombone Concerto No. 2 by Walter Ross, with New York Chamber Symphony. Faculty, Rutgers University and SUNY Purchase.