Born: May 6, 1950
DePauw University BM in Composition
Eastman School of Music MM in Composition
The Florida State University DM in Composition
Teachers: Donald H. White, Warren Benson, Joseph Schwantner (Thesis only), John Boda
Works for Percussion
Crystals – A Song Cycle for Mezzo-soprano and Three Percussionists (1973) (HaMar Percussion Publications)
March Mysterioso for Four Timpani (1975) (Imagine Music Publication)
Dichotomic Diversion for Tuba and Three Percussionists (1982) (T.U.B.A. Manuscript Press)
Exchanges for Trumpet and Marimba (1983-84) (Manuscript)
Fatal Fanfares/Flawed Flourishes for Trombone and Marimba (1988) - version for Clarinet and Marimba (1994) (Manuscript)
Down By The Old Third Stream for Bass and Vibraphone (1988) (HoneyRock Publishing)
Replica for Trumpet and Three Percussionists (1999-2000; rev. 2005) (Manuscript)
Overwhelmed with sorrow for Cello and Marimba (2010; rev. 2017) (Manuscript)
Prestamente! for Three Percussionists (2012-13) (HaMaR Percussion Publications)
Zappy for Brass Quintet and Three Percussionists (2017) (Winner of the 2017 Percussion Arts Society’s Contest for Category II) (Manuscript)
Passing Fancies for Marimba (2018) (Manuscript)
Percussion Solo Literature, Thomas Siwe, Media Press, Inc., Champagne, IL, 1995.
Percussion Ensemble Literature, Thomas Siwe, Media Press, Inc., Champagne, IL, 1996.
Encyclopedia of Percussion, John Beck, Routledge, New York, 2007.