Brief Educator Resume


To perform and teach music at the highest level.

Master of Music Performance in Percussion (Jazz Emphasis),
University of Texas at Austin May 2002
Bachelor of Music in Composition, Central Michigan University May 2000
Bachelor of Music Education, Central Michigan University May 2000
Minor: Music Theory
Minor: Music Performance
Career Development
Private Music teacher 1993 – present
Freelance Musician, Austin Texas 2000 – present
Freelance Musician, Detroit and Mid-Michigan Area 1994-2000
Adjunct Professor of Music, Concordia University, Texas 2010-present
Faculty, Austin Jazz Project, 2009-present
Faculty, National Music Workshops, 2005-present
TA, Percussion Dept., University of Texas School of Music 2000-2002
Director: UT Steelpan Ensemble 2000-2002
Performed and recorded with University of Texas Ensembles 2000-2002
including: UT Symphony, UT Wind Ensemble, UT New Music Ensemble,
UT Jazz Orchestra, UT Alternative Improvised Music Ensemble,
UT Percussion Ensemble, UT Opera,
UT University Orchestra, UT Jazz Combos
Performed, recorded, and toured with the Robert Hohner Percussion Ensemble 1994-2000

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