saxophone, flute, music educator & composer

Pro musician & composer with over 40 years teaching experience + 50 years of playing.  Check out my big band, quartet & quintet recordings and upcoming shows and workshops here.  Thanks for visiting!


News Flash:  KSMQ public TV recently included a segment on music on their "Off 90" show.  Here's a link if you missed it....

Most gigs canceled until further notice due to the  virus.. please check the calendar for updates -

(details here)

Many or most professional artists have been severely impacted financially by the world-wide health crisis please join me in contributing to Jazz Central Studio's 
fund to aid & support MN jazz musicians- donate



Going for Baroque! I played Handel flue music for Easter Church the vid. on YouTube  from Easter Sunday

Central Lutheran Church in Winona, MN  heres the link

Playing again this Sunday May 24 for the 9:30 service.  

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JP Big Band 2/22/20  St. Cecilia Hall 

Winona, MN  photo: Mary Farrell

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