His main interests include: Jazz and classical music (especially modern classical), Improvisation, and Composition.

His teaching interests include: Jazz Guitar, Jazz Improvisation, Composition/Arranging, Jazz Ensembles, Music Theory, and Music History.

His selected publications, creative work and presentations include: A bunch of guitars and a cello - released July 2009 and numerous recordings as a sideman.


  • MA, Music; UMASS Amherst
  • BA, Music; Rhode Island College

Courses Taught

  • Studio Guitar