Mission, Richmond, Either
Composition, Guitar, Music Theory, Piano
Classical, Jazz & Blues (Gospel, Traditional, Funk), New Music, Pop & Rock, Traditional Folk (Us/Int)
(2000) MA in Composition and post-graduate music study, SFSU; BA, English, University of Rochester, NY. Composition/theory studies with Ronald Caltabiano, Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez, Richard Festinger at SFSU, and with Michael Czajkowski at the 2001 Aspen Music Festival. Jazz and classical piano studies with Adam Domash. Author, Music Theory and Notation for Intelligent Beginners. On the faculty at SFSU and also teaches privately.
Exam preparation (piano and music theory): Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music (British), AP Prep (music theory)