Executive Director / Dean of the Royal Conservatory School, RCM
Chorus Director and Conductor at the Opera in Salzburg, Austria
Jury Chair for annual International Choral Competition in Bad Ischl, Austria
M.A. and Performance Diploma in Music Direction (Opera, Orchestral, & Choral), Hochschule Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria; instructors included Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Sandor Vegh, Walter Hagen-Groll, Michael Gielen, Dr. Klaus Ager, Dr. Karl Wagner.
Post Graduate Studies in Conducting at the Viennese Academy (Karl Österreicher); Conducting and Studio Recording Technique at Berlin Hochschule der Künste.
Mus. Bac. in Conducting, U of T, Conducting Studies with: Mario Bernardi, Victor Feldbrill, Lawrence Leonard, Uri Mayer, and Otto-Werner Müller, Violin/Viola studies with Eugene Kash.
A.R.C.T. Piano Performer (1st Class Honours), Piano Studies with: Boris Berlin, Pierre Souvarin, Boris Lysenko, Leslie Kinton.
Experienced as a professional music director (Opera, Orchestral, and Choral), pianist, chamber and orchestral musicia