Jazz, New Music
Studied composition under John Corigiiano at Lehman College N.Y. and Jazz with many of the great artists in New York. I performed with Lionel Hampton for years and with the great Tito Puente. While performing with these greats, I composed many compositions for a Jazz Orchestra and had my music performed at Carnegie Recital Hall, Avery Fischer Hall and Alice Tully Hall. For the last ten years I have been touring with the Sun Ra Arkestra while teaching at the University at Buffalo, African American Studies[Music]. Now I am finish my 3rd Cd and composing music I have been experienced in the last few years. I also do workshops and performances in public school on the History of Jazz Through Sound and careers in music.
Work on two large compositions and one small group composition.
One for Jazz Orchestra [18 musicians]
One for woodwinds plus two brass [10 musicians]
One for two horns and a hammond B3 Organ [5 musicians]