- ASCAP member
- AGO member
- Music degrees in performance and education from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh (1966).
- Graduate school studies at Hartt School of Music and Catholic University of America
- Instrumental Music Teacher for 37 years (retired in 2003).
3 years in Westport, CT and
34 years in Montgomery County, MD
- Former classical music radio host
- Happily married for 50 years - 2 great children and 4 super grandchildren.
- Lutheran choir and handbell director, organist and Director of Music nearly all my life.
- Currently Music Director at Grace Lutheran Church, LaPlata, MD
- Euphonium soloist
- Interests include family fun, travel, composing, golf, and performing on organ, piano, trumpet and euphonium.