Composed and directed original score and songs for feature film Stab at Stardom, 1992.

Established and directed a professional band which toured the northwest U.S.

Musical directed several college, high school, and regional theatre productions:

EMMA (A New Musical), Adlen Productions, San Francisco, CA, 1997

ANYTHING GOES, Cappuccino Community Theatre, Millbrae, CA, 1992

DAMES AT SEA, St. Bernard's High, Eureka, CA, 1983

LOVE & DREAMS, (Musical Revue) Ferndale Repertory Theatre, 1982

ON GOLDEN POND, Ferndale Repertory Theatre, 1982

I DO, I DO, Ferndale Repertory Theatre, 1982  (awarded Best Musical Direction by theatre)

THE FANTASTIKS, Northern California Young People's Ensemble, 1978


Private vocal instruction, utilizing technique methods of San Francisco Conservatory of Music’s vocal pedagogy program.

Vocal Coach for Sonoma State University’s vocal jazz program.  Provided weekly lessons emphasizing interpretation and vocal production of jazz literature.  Prepared students for weekly recitals.

Conducted and taught an acting class for children 7-15 years of age.  Emphasized improvisational exercises in movement, speech, and relaxation.


Walnut Creek Civic Arts Education End-of-Summer Theatre – Caroline Altman, dir., 2003

A.C.T. Musical Theatre Workshop for children. Teacher – Krista Wigle, dir., 2000

Sonoma State University’s Vocal Jazz Workshop. Teacher – Bob Worth, dir., 1987-1988

Christ Church Santa Rosa, CA, 1989-1990

Musicals and Musical Revues (see Musical Directing)


Music graphic specialist in professional industry-standard music engraving using both Sibelius and Finale.


Full-time music editor for Packard Humanities Institute since 2004, digitally reconstructing the works of Mozart and
CPE Bach from the original Urtext volumes using a specialized in-house OCR music engraving program.


San Francisco Conservatory of Music  Masters in Music (Vocal Performance) 1992.
Concentrations included: Vocal Pedagogy. Conducting, Orchestration.

Sonoma State University  B.A. with Distinction in Music (Jazz & Commercial) 1988.
Concentrations included: Improvisation, Recording Studio Techniques, Composition, and Songwriting.

American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York  1980-81.
Concentrations included: Acting, Movement, Voice, Styles, and Diction