Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA (1974-75)
Instructor in Jazz Guitar, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
Skidmore Summer Jazz Institute, (1999-2005).
Annual guest lecturer in Writing Commercial Music, College of Saint Rose,
Albany, NY (1995- 2000).
Clinics and master classes with Nick Brignola 1978-2001
Private guitar instruction
The educational series "Blues With Brains" Pt's I-V and
other video lessons. Roughly 10 hours of material.
"Circle 7" with drummer Art
(Hang Records; August 1996).
Additional personnel: Rich Syracuse, bass; Gene Garone, drums.
"Tour De Force" with baritone saxophonist, Nick Brignola
(Reservoir Records; release date, Feb, 2002).
Additional personnel: Eddie Gomez, bass; Bill Stewart,
"All Business" with baritone saxophonist,
(Reservoir Records; October, 1999).
Additional personnel: Dave Pike, vibraphone;
John Pattitucci, bass;
Billy Hart, drums;
Concerts, festivals, clubs, recordings and clinics with the great
Nick Brignola (1978-2001)
Performed and/or recorded with (highlights):
Nick Brignola, J.R. Montrose, Kenny Werner,
Dave Leibman, Randy Brecker, Pat LaBarbara, Victor Bailey, Claudio Roditi, Jimmy Cobb, Dave Holland, Alex Acuna, Kenwood Dennard,
Othello Mollineaux, Ted Curson, Tom Harrell, Steve Coleman, Jerry Bergonzi, Dave Santoro, George Garzone, Mike Formanak, Jeff
Palmer, Joe Magnarelli, John Lockwood, Valerie Ponomorav, Chico Hamilton, Fred Hersch, John Stowell, Ratzo Harris, David Calarco,
James Spaulding and Dave Pike.
Additional: The Philadelphia Orchestra,
The Albany Symphony, Rosemary Clooney, Eubie Blake, the LA and Broadway run of
the Hal Prince Musical "Roza"and many, many others..