What do you want patrons of the Symphony to know about you?
I am also an accomplished Realtor (since 2006) with over $15,000,000 in closed transactions.
What would you be doing if you weren’t a professional musician?
What do you do in your spare time (other than practice!)?
Gardening and landscapes.
What is your favorite thing about being a professional musician?
Being a “musical conduit” for some of the greatest musical geniuses who have ever lived. I try to imagine myself as bringing these great composers to life for our audience. Also, performing alongside other brilliant musicians. Not only the members of JSA, but the conductors and guest artists we have as well.
What sport(s) do you participate in?
I practice Yoga, which is an athletic endeavor that also exercises your mind.
Do you have a favorite team?
Florida State Seminoles, Jacksonville Jaguars
What is your favorite food?
Too many to list, but fettuccine alfredo and fried shrimp are considered extra special treats.
Who is your favorite composer?
Bach, Stravinsky, Prokofiev, John Williams.
What are you currently listening to?
1980’s rock band Journey (mostly for my kids, but I love them too!), Steely Dan, Sting, Natalie Cole, The Beatles.