Resume

PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE

Hand Percussion:

Caribean Jazz Ensemble; Oakland, California; 2001-present
Pan Ramajay; Oakland, California; 2001-present
Dr. Loco's Rockin Jalapeño Band; San Francisco, California; 1999-2001
Songo; San Francisco, California; 1999-present
Bailando Desnudo; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1995-1998
Bi-Okoto Drum & Dance Theater; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1996-97
Europa Gypsy Trio; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1995-96
Prophets of Suspicion; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1992-93 <p>
 

Steel Drum:

Steel Jam; Sna Francisco, California; 2000-present
Chabot Panhandlers; Hayward, California; 2000-present
Quilombo Steel Band; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1995-1998

Drum Set:

Janet Pressley Trio; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1993-96
Latin Legacy; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1992
La Comedia Dinner Theater; Springboro, Ohio; 1992
Bandandee-A Steel Band; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1992

Orchestral Percussion:

Northern Kentucky Symphony; Newport, Kentucky; 1992-93
Cincinnati Composer’s Guild; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1991-92
Byzantine Singers; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1991-92
Oak Ridge Symphony; Oak Ridge, Tennessee; 1987-89

Vibraphone:

The Musician's Warehouse Big Band featuring Louie Bellson; San Jose, California; 2001-present

RECORDING EXPERIENCE

Songo; Havana Soul; San Francisco, California; 2000
The Chabot Panhandlers; Pan on the Move; Hayward, California; 2000
Bailando Desnudo; Bailando Desnudo; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1997
Monk; Quiver; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1997
Mike Helm; Yer Pal Mr. Snake in the Grass; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1997
Cincinnati Klezmer Project; Freylakh Zol Zayn!; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1996
Janet Pressley; Late Last Night; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1996
Lisa Travis; Comin’ Home; Yellow Springs, Ohio; 1996
Nicholas Giaconia; Center of the Earth; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1994

ACCOMPANIMENT

University of Cincinnati, College Conservatory of Music; Children’s Choir; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1991-1997
School for Creative and Performing Arts; Modern Dance Class; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1992-93

MUSIC DIRECTION/COMPOSITION

Fahrenheit Theater Company; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1994-96

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Music, Percussion Performance; University of Cincinnati, College Conservatory of Music; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1992

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Private Instruction:

University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music Preperatory Department; Cincinnati, OH; 1998
Kate Young Music Makers; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1996-1998
Hauer Music; Dayton, Ohio; 1997-1998
Mehas Music Store; Blue Ash, Ohio; 1997-1998, 1992-93

Group Instruction:

East Bay Center for the Performing Arts; Richmond, California; 1999-2000
Oakland Fine Arts Summer School; Oakland, California; 1999
The Dance Hall; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1997

Band Camp Instruction:

Turpin High School; Cincinnati, Ohio; 1996
Richlands High School; Richlands, Virginia; 1991-92
Mid-Atlantic Band Camps; Ferrum, Virginia; 1989
Powell High School; Knoxville, Tennessee; 1987-88
Seymour High School; Knoxville, Tennessee; 1987