Currently teaching violin in the preparatory division of Fei Tian Academy of the Arts, in NY State. In addition, I continue to work on my own playing, and study regularly with Burton Kaplan. My background includes a Bachelor's from Juilliard, studies with Galamian, Pardee, and Lewis Kaplan, chamber music with Juilliard Quartet members. Professionally, first violinist of the Dakota Quartet in the early 1980's, later lots of orch. playing in various cities, from NYC, Minneapolis, and San Francisco, to Cincinnati, and Dayton, OH.