Work Experience

Principal Flute, Second Flute and Piccolo; San Francisco Opera Merola program The Merola Opera program is run by San Francisco Opera. It runs during the summer and performs in such beautiful venues as the Herbst Theater, in the War Memorial, and the Cowell Theater, at Fort Mason.

Principal Flute; Masterworks Chorale

Principal Flute, Piccolo, Alto Flute;  Broadway San Jose
Broadway San Jose presents the finest New York touring shows.

Flute and Piccolo;  Lamplighters Musical Theater, San Francisco

Long recognized as one of the world’s premiere Gilbert and Sullivan companies, The Lamplighters perform high quality musical theater throughout the Bay Area.

Principal Flute and Piccolo; American Musical Theater of San Jose

As principal flute and piccolo, I have played over forty productions with this wonderful Broadway style company, including Miss Saigon, South Pacific, The Sound of Music and many more.

Principal Flute, Piccolo, Alto Flute, Bamboo Flutes;  Nederlander Broadway Productions, New York

 

Extra Flute and Piccolo;  Santa Cruz Symphony

I have played extra flute and piccolo with this excellent regional symphony for over 15 years.

 

Extra Flute and Piccolo;  Ballet San Jose

 As extra flute and piccolo, I have performed over 20 productions of the Nutcracker in San Jose’s excellent ballet company, as well as Giselle, Swan Lake and many others.

 

 Flute and Piccolo;  Western Opera Theater, San Francisco, 1981 – 2000 (last year in production)

 Western Opera Theater was the touring branch of San Francisco Opera. Before they ended, as the last of the great touring opera companies, I played in the orchestra on 15 national tours.

 

Principal Flute and Piccolo; San Jose Repertory Theater
San Jose Repertory Theater does not normally do Musicals. But when they produced the “Musical of the Year” award winning play “Enter the Guardsman”, with a five piece orchestra, I was the flutist.