|Country||United States of America|
|Date of birth||28 February 1948|
|Occupation||Composer, Performer, Singer, Teacher|
|Categories||Classical, Klezmer, Musical, Other, World|
Background was Classical/Opera/Broadway/Jewish/choral. Studies with Sholom Secunda, Vincent Persichetti, George Rochberg. Has performed in many genres as bass-baritone but write for all voice types. Prefers very lyric, melodic lines. Also write lyrics.