Department:Instrumental Studies, Jazz Studies
College:College of Music
Expertise:Drumset Performance and Improvisation
Authored two books, Essential Techniques for Drumset and The Big Band Primer. Has performed and recorded with the Stan Kenton, Woody Herman, Bill Watrous, and Clark Terry big bands. Is an Artist Clinician for the Yamaha Corporation of America, the Avedis Zildjian Cymbal Company, Zildjian Drumsticks, and Regal Tip/Calato brushes. Holds a bachelor's degree from UNT.