Curriculum Vitae

CONDUCTING POSITIONS           

            Philharmonia Northwest: Music Director – 2011-Present

            Seattle Modern Orchestra: Co-Artistic Director – 2010-Present

            Westside Symphonette: Conductor – 2009-2011        

            Rainier Symphony: Associate Conductor – 2006-08        

GUEST CONDUCTING EXPERIENCE        

            Seattle Symphony: Seattle, WA – March 2014

            Saratoga Orchestra of Whidbey Island – November 1013

            Shoreline Opera: Seattle, WA – February 2013

            Virginia Symphony, Norfolk, VA – December 2012

            Seattle Chamber Players: Seattle, WA – January 2012 & 2009

            Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice: Boston, MA – June 2011 & 2009

            Brandenburger Symphoniker: Germany – March 2011

            Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra: Bainbridge, WA – February 2011

            Buffalo Philharmonic, Buffalo, NY – October 2009

            Orquesta Sinfónica Juvenil Charlos Chávez: Mexico – October 2009

            Bellevue Opera (Assistant Conductor): Bellevue, WA – April 2009

            Drums Along The Pacific Festival: Seattle, WA – March 2009

            Seattle Latin American Music Festival: Seattle, WA – October 2008  

            Affinity Ensemble: Seattle, WA – June 2008

            Meridian Ensemble: Seattle, WA – June 2006

            Seattle Experimental Opera: Seattle, WA – April 2006           

            Pasadena Symphony (Assistant Conductor): Pasadena, CA – February 2005

CONDUCTING WORKSHOPS AND FESTIVALS

            Beyond the Baton Workshop: Norwalk, CT – July 2014

            Conductors Guild Conducting Workshop: Norfolk, VA – December 2012

            Interaktion Conducting Workshop: Berlin, Germany – March 2011

            Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music: Santa Cruz, CA – August 2010 & July 2008

            Conductors Guild Conducting Workshop: Buffalo, NY – October 2009

            Jorma Panula Conducting Workshop: Mexico City, Mexico – October 2009

            Neeme Järvi Summer Academy: Leigo, Estonia – August 2009

            International Conducting Workshop & Festival: Zlin, Czech Republic – June 2006 & 2007    

            ASOL Conducting Workshop: Los Angeles, CA – February 2006

            International Conducting Workshop & Festival: Sofia, Bulgaria – August 2005

            California Conducting Institute: Bakersfield, CA – May, 2004, 2005 & 2006

            Chorus America Conducting Workshop: Cincinnati, OH – June 2005  

            Conductors Guild Conducting Workshop: Ann Arbor, MI – October 2004

            Conductors Guild Conducting Workshop: Cleveland, OH – March 2004

DISTINCTIONS AND AWARDS

            Eduarto Mata International Conducting Competition: Quarter Finalist – 2009

            University of Washington: Alcor Endowed Fellowship – 2006-09

            University of Southern California: Outstanding Graduate of the Year – 2004

DEGREES

            Doctor of Musical Arts in Conducting, University of Washington (2010)            

            Master of Music in Conducting, University of Southern California (2004)

            Departmental Award, Outstanding Graduate of the Year                                

            Bachelor of Music in Vocal Arts Performance, University of Southern California (2002)

            Magna cum laude

CONDUCTING TEACHERS

            Private Teachers:   

            Peter Erös (2005-09) & Jorge Mester (2003-05)

            Master Classes:

             JoAnn Falletta (2012 & 2009), Marin Alsop (2010), Gustav Meier (2010), Jorma Panula (2009), Neeme Järvi (2009),                     Larry Rachleff (2007), Otto-Werner Müller (2006), Daniel Lewis (2004-06)

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