Presidential Scholar, Piano, Composer, Arranger, Studio Musician, Berklee Global Inst ('17-'18), Performance-Pro Music Dual Deg
2018 Yamaha Young Performing Artist Competition Winner in Jazz genre (Honorable Mention overall). He was the keyboardist on 2016 NIMA Best Jazz Album of the Year THE INSIDE OF THE OUTSIDE with Grammy winners Jeff Coffin of the Dave Matthews Band, Branford Marsalis and Victor Wooten. He toured with the Dave Brubeck Jazz Quintet in 2015-16, as a Brubeck Fellow. He opened for legendary rock band JOURNEY in front of 60,000 people at the Stadium of Fire in Utah. He’s played with Wynton Marsalis, Robin Eubanks, Kirk Whalum and Jon Batiste & Stay Human (The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’s House Band). He composed the theme song for a web TV show, the soundtrack for a commercial and earned his first IMDB credit for performing on the movie soundtrack for the WONDERFUL film. He’s played more than 200 professional gigs in venues of all sizes. He’s a Presidential Scholar at Berklee College of Music and a member of the Berklee Global Jazz Institute.