Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Subjects Taught Violin, Clarinet, Music Performance, Music Theory, Trumpet, French Horn, Trombone, Tuba
I began my music life when I was 10 with the Euphonium. And things kind of shot like a rocket from there. Between middle school and high school I grabbed at the opportunities to play in the school jazz bands, big bands, marching band, pep band, trombone ensemble, brass ensemble, orchestra, and performed a solo with the concert band. During my college years I lead my trombone charge in concert band, wind ensemble, orchestra, brass ensemble, musicals, operas, community bands, the New Jersey Intercollegiate Honors Band, masterclasses, solos, etc. Aside from my playing career, I had an active teaching career as well. My peers and I exchanged lessons on our major instruments, and I had a studio of students in the area, some of whom have gone on to be college musicians themselves! I also got great experience teaching theory, band, and lessons in elementary, middle, and high schools.
These days I've taken to playing musicals, orchestras, and studying my crafts while looking...