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One of my earliest memories as an aspiring organist was experimenting with the sounds of the organ in a reverberant, large English Gothic church in Butler, Pennsylvania. This kind of experience inspired me to study not only music, but also history, culture and spirituality. These formative high school years included master classes at Youngstown State University, a choir tour of Italy, and an AFS foreign exchange program in Germany. With the tremendous support of my family and teachers, I pursued a career as a church and concert musician.

My teachers have included David Higgs, Eastman School of Music; Janette Fishell, East Carolina University; Ronald Doiron, Duquesne University; and Ronald Gould, Youngstown State University. During my college years I traveled as much as possible trying to see the world through the eyes of music. Some of my most memorable trips include visits to St. Sernin in Toulouse, Maria Magdalena Church in Stockholm, St. Vitus Cathedral in Prague, Thomaskirche in Leipzig, Chichester Cathedral, Sacre Coeur in Paris, St. Bavo in Haarlem, Örgryte Parish in Göteborg, Peterskirche in Vienna, Shanghai Oriental Art Centre and the Sydney Opera House.

I am the Director of Music and Organist at St. Malachy’s – The Actors’ Chapel in the heart of New York City’s Theater District and Times Square.

Where I’ve played: Programs and Venues