Broad international experience in music performance, soloing, teaching, conducting, and fine arts philanthropic development. Solos throughout the world, including a recent concert with John Nelson and the Armenian National Symphony in Khachaturian Hall in 2005 under the auspices of Soli Deo Gloria. 12 years as Professor of Violin at world-reknowned universities and festivals, including Indiana University School of Music. 21 years of private violin instruction. Winner of the Presidential Distinguished Teacher Award in 1992. 25 years of Concert Master experience, including 11 years with the National Symphony of Portugal. Proven success in philanthropic fund raising, generating $4 million for the Frank Carlucci American School in Lisbon.