Seasons With Chorale: 34
Season Joined: 1983-84
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
California State University, Fullerton
Do you also have a non-singing "day job"? If so, what do you do?
Teach music at L.A. County High School for the Arts.
Sometimes teach voice-over acting.
Where else do you teach/gig/conduct/sing/perform?
AFI Tribute to John Williams
Film: Venom, The Predator, Ralph Breaks the Internet, Ready Player One, Star Wars: Rogue One, Star Wars: Last Jedi, Frozen, Mean Girls, Jungle Book.
TV: The Fosters, The Crazy Ones, Transparent, The Voice
Highlights of your musical career:
Solo in Tribute to John Williams
Messiah Sing-Along solos
Titanic Solo (It's A Wrap concert)
Pocahontas solo (Disney Princess Medley)
The Big Sing
Mary's Boy Chile solo
Favorite choral work(s):
Rachmaninoff - All Night Vigil
Lauridsen - Lux Aerterna
Bach - B-Minor Mass
A defining moment of favorite LA Master Chorale onstage experience:
Conducting/contracting LAMC Family Christmas Concert. Singing solo in Jesus, Rest Your Head.
What are you listening to these days?
Film Soundtracks (various).
Lots of comedy (Wanda Sykes, Gabriel Iglesias, D.L. Hugley, Sinbad, Jeff Dunham and more...)
Anything you'd like to add about yourself?
I love to go to the Renaissance Faire...in costume.
Love old movie musicals
Board game nerd (Scrabble, Boggle, Logo, etc)
Where do you live in L.A.?
Van Nuys (for now....)
What L.A. experience do you consider essential for visitors/newcomers?
California Missions (Santa Barbara, Capistrano, etc).