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Education & Teaching


D.M.A. Music Education 1985 University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Teaching Certificate 1978 Ut. & WA

University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

Master of Music 1976 BM Music 1974 University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

A.A. Music 1971 R.C.C. Rochester, Minnesota



MN Conservatory for the Arts

Jazz Improv Instructor 2021-current

Saint Mary's University Winona, MN Professor of Music/Jazz Studies, Woodwinds & Music Industry Program Director 1981-2012

7 yrs. Chairman, SMU Music Dept.
retired professor emeritus 2012-

Adjunct professor St. Mary's U. &
Winona State U. 2012- 2018

Music Access For All

-founder/director) 2002-2008

Rowland Hall -St. Mark's School 
(K-12)Instructor 1977-1980 Instrumental Music (Bands & Choir)


JEN (Jazz Educators Network)
American Composers' Forum
MN Presenters Network
River Arts Alliance 

Honorary Member: Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Eta Nu Chapter, St. Mary's College November 1983

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