Benefit concert for Fishtown Elementary school, The Plague Oratorio, and the final Intersect show of the season!

April 17th, 2016 § 0 comments

Greetings everyone! The past few months have been full of tons of exciting things for me as I made my compositional and performance debut with The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, completed work on the music for my Plague Oratorio to be premiered in a few weeks, and received a lovely review in the Philadelphia Inquirer […]

This Sunday and Monday with The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia at The Kimmel Center

February 26th, 2016 § 0 comments

Hey Everyone, Thanks so much to all of you who braved the weather for this Wednesday’s Intersect concert.  I had such a blast! I wanted to let you all know that this Sunday 2/28 and Monday 2/29 I’ll be making my compositional and performance debut with The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia at The Perelman Theater […]

Intersect #2 – Rock & Roll and The String Quartet

February 17th, 2016 § 0 comments

Hey Everyone! I’m excited to return to the World Cafe Live in Philadelphia on Wednesday 2/24 for the second installment of Intersect, my collaboration with The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia.  For this concert we’ll be exploring the wonderful world of the String Quartet and specifically how it relates to Rock & Roll.  I’ll be joined […]

Tin Angel this Saturday 12/12

December 7th, 2015 § 0 comments

Hey Everyone! I’m excited to return to the Tin Angel in Olde City Philadelphia this Saturday 12/12 to perform two sets. An acoustic set with my good friend and phenomenal violinist Dana Weiderhold, and an electric set with my power trio featuring Dave Perrin on drums and Joe DiVita on bass and vocals. The show […]

The Tin Angel – Saturday, December 12th

November 21st, 2015 § 0 comments

Hey Everyone! Thanks so much to all of you who made it to the first Intersect show at the World Cafe Live a few weeks ago!  I had a blast collaborating with so many wonderful musicians and sharing the music with you all!  The next Intersect concert is February 24th and will be something totally […]

This Wednesday Nov. 4th at The World Cafe Live!

November 2nd, 2015 § 0 comments

Hey Everyone! I’ve been hard at work writing and arranging music for the first collaborative concert with The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia this Wednesday, Nov 4th at The World Cafe Live in Philadelphia.  My special guests for the first Intersect concert –  Chamber Orchestra associate concertmaster Meichen Barnes, singer/songwriter Chris Kasper, harpist Elizabeth Huston and […]

Intersect – a collaboration with The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

October 14th, 2015 § 2 comments

Hello Folks! I’m extremely excited to let you all know about a new endeavor I’ve begun in collaboration with The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia.  It’s called “Intersect” and is a series of three concerts I’m curating throughout the Orchestra’s 2015-2016 season. Each Intersect concert will showcase the phenomenal artistry of musicians from the Chamber Orchestra […]

Sellersville Theater on 8/27 and Mushroom Festival…

August 25th, 2015 § 0 comments

Hello Everyone, I hope you are enjoying the last few rays of sunshine as we head into that glorious time when the leaves change and everything is “pumpkin spice”…which I think is basically cinnamon and cloves and some nutmeg…but certainly works wonders….on ANYTHING! I too am looking forward to fall as I’ll be debuting a […]

Happy summer!

June 29th, 2015 § 0 comments

Hey Folks! I hope you are all enjoying these wonderful first days of summer! I have a few shows coming up I wanted to let you all know about: – This Thursday 7/2 at noon I’ll be performing the rescheduled concert from May 21st at The Porch at 30th street.  It’s a free concert and […]

Siddhartha

May 5th, 2015 § 1 comment

For many years I have felt drawn to Herman Hesse’s telling of the story of “Siddhartha”. I always knew it would be the inspiration for something I would create. Initially – when I was 16 – I thought it would be an opera, or theatrical work of some sort, and who knows, perhaps eventually it […]