Retired. Performed in two major orchestras and in summer festivals. Played in two part time professional quartets. Studied with a lot of people; lucky enough to study with DeLay in Aspen for two summers; Fredell Lack; Walter Levine; Louis Gabowitz; Abraham Chavez; Mark Ellsworth; Madeline Shatz; lessons with Raphael Bronstein and master class with Joseph Silverstein; and about ten others. Started dealing instruments many years ago, and started studying violin and bow making in 2005.