DMA, MM, BM: University of Michigan.
Conservatorio di Santa Cecilia, Rome.
Finalist, Metropolitan Regional Auditions 1979, Rotary grant.
New York City Opera, Metropolitan Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Canadian Opera Company, Opera Festival of New Jersey, Washington Opera, Vancouver Opera, Opera Theatre of St. Louis.
The Juilliard School, Curtis Institute of Music.
Mannes College of Music, Aspen and Banff music festivals, Cornell University, Ithaca College, Yale University.
Manhattan School of Music faculty since 1984.