Conducting teachers include Greg Woodbridge (Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra Associate Conductor), Dr. Christopher Kiver, Professor Geraldo Edelstein, Dr. Richard Bundy (Penn State), Dr. Duane Bierman (University of Nebraska-Kearney), Dr. Timothy Dixon (Messiah College) and Will Curry (Broadway - Miss Saigon, Les Miserables, etc.)


Additional performance and rehearsal videos are available upon request.

Sample of Studied & Performed Repertoire 

Bach, arr. Stokowski: Toccata and Fugue

Beethoven: Egmont, Fidelio, Leonore No. 3 Overtures

Beethoven: Symphonies No. 1, 2, 3, 5

Bernstein: Overture to Candide

Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

Bizet: Carmen & L'Arlesienne Suites

Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia

Borodin: Polovtsian Dances from “Prince Igor”

Brahms: Academic Festival Overture & Requiem (selections)

Chabrier: Espana

Chavez: Sinfonia India

Copland: An Outdoor Overture, Lincoln Portrait, Red Pony, Shaker Hymn

de Falla: Ritual Fire Dance, Spanish Dance No. 1

Debussy: The Sunken Cathedral

Dvorak: Carnival Overture & Slavonik Dances, Serenade for Strings

Dvorak: Symphonies No. 8 & 9

Elgar: Serenade for Strings, Pomp and Circumstance No. 1, Cello Concerto

Faure: Requiem (selections)

Forrest: Requiem for the Living

Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

Glinka: Ruslan & Ludmilla Overture

Grieg: Holberg & Peer Gynt Suites

Grieg: Symphonic Dances

Handel: Messiah (selections)

Haydn: Symphony No. 100 & 104

Herold: Zampa Overture

Holst: The Planets

Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel: Prelude and Hexenritt

Katchachurian: Three Dances from "Gayaneh Ballet"

Marquez: Danzon No. 2

Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture & Symphony No. 5

Mozart: various overtures and symphonies

Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain

Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol

Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival Overture

Rossini: various overtures

Prokofiev: Lt. Kije Suite

Saint-Saens: Carnival of the Animals & Dance Bacchanale

Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3 ('Organ')

Schubert: Symphony No. 8 & Mass

Sibelius: Finlandia & Karelia Suite

Smetana: Bartered Bride Overture and Dances, Moldau

Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 1

Stravinksy: Firebird: Berceuse and Finale

Strauss: On the Beautiful Blue Danube

Strauss: Die Fledermaus Overture

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture, Serenade for Strings

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2 & 5

Vaughan Williams: The Wasps, Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus

Verdi: Overture to Nabucco, Forza del Destino, Selections from Aida

von Suppe: Poet and Peasant Overture

Wagner: Rienzi, Die Meistersinger,, Tristan & Isolde (Prelude & Love Death)

Walker: Lyric for Strings

Weber: Oberon Overture

Williams: various Professional Pops scores


Musicals Directed

Beauty and the Beast (vocal and orchestra director)

Guys and Dolls (vocal and orchestra director)

Mary Poppins (vocal and orchestra director)

Tarzan (vocal and orchestra director)

The Drowsy Chaperone (orchestra director)

The Little Mermaid (vocal and orchestra director)

Willy Wonka (vocal and orchestra director)

The Addams Family (orchestra director)

Anastasia (orchestra director)