Began lessons at 6 years after grandmother ( a rag time piano player) and mother ( who sang at The Met)
took me to see The Benny Goodman Story
Studied performance and education at Illinois Wesleyan University
BANDS/GROUPS I HAVE PLAYED OR AM PLAYING IN
Bloomington / Normal Symphony Orchestra
Rockford Symphony Orchestra
Richardson Community Band
*Dallas New Horizons Band
Studied a short time with Clark Brody (principal clarinetist with Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Biggest thrills come from watching students achieve outstanding results at competitions.
Jana - wife, soul mate, retired CFO, and 1 time rock and roll singer.
Kevin adult son, personal chef, stay at home father, and wine consultant
Max adult son, about to embark on a matrimonial sojourn, wine consultant and sales
Student of Anthropology (Cultural Evolution)
Love cooking and good wine
Studied Music and Health & Physical Education in college but spent my entire career as a waiter,
restaurant manager, and as a managerial consultant.