A 2003 graduate of the UW-Madison School of Music, i began performing in the Chicago area in the 1970s while studying double bass with Rufus Reid and Charles (Truck) Parham.

In the mid 1980s, i moved to the Madison Area where I play with bluegrass, jazz, country, folk, big bands, and orchestras.

I have performed across the U.S., The Netherlands, France, England, Scotland, Finland, and the Soviet Union at schools, colleges, universities, concert halls, music festivals, coffee houses, restaurants, nightclubs, and homes.