- Performers Certificate 1996, Eastman School of Music,
- Cello study with Ronald Leonard
- Viola da gamba study with August Wenzinger, Basel, Switzerland, 1968-71.
- Cellist, Rochester Philharmonic, 1964-66
- Assistant principal cellist, Chamber Symphony of Philadelphia, 1966-68
- Cellist, National Symphony, 1968-71
- Cellist, Cleveland Orchestra, 1971 to 2007.
- Founding Faculty, Baroque Performance Institute, Oberlin.