RELATED PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:
(Partial list only)

Freelance performer:
the Denver Symphony Orchestra, Ice Capades, Ice Follies and with such luminaries as; George Burns, Liza Minneli, Lena Horne, Ben Vereen, Lola Falana, Barbara McNair, Arturo Sandoval, Johnny Mathis, Trini Lopez, Grover Washington, Jr., Jon Faddis, James Moody, Sammy Davis, Jr., Debbie Reynolds, Grover Washington, Jr., The New York Voices, Stevie Wonder, The 5th Dimension, The Four Tops, The Temptations, Gladys Knight and the Pips and many others. Performed in the orchestras of Nelson Riddle, Chuck Mangione, and Pat Williams as well as the big bands of Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry, Rich Matteson, Rob McConnell, and Woody Herman.

Guest Soloist:
University of Denver Jazz Ensemble, University of Colorado Jazz Ensemble, University of New Mexico Jazz Ensemble, University of Wisconsin Jazz Ensemble (Eau Claire, WI0, Reno Jazz Festival Big Band (University of Nevada at Reno), Western New Mexico University Jazz Ensemble, Central State University Jazz Ensemble, Black Hills State University Faculty Jazz Combo, Garden City Community College Jazz Ensemble, Chadron College Jazz Ensemble (Nebraska), Albuquerque Jazz Orchestra (New Mexico),Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute Jazz Ensemble
(Lone Wolf, OK.), Colorado Music Festival Orchestra, Casper College Jazz Ensemble, Friends University Jazz Ensemble (Kansas), Jazz West Jazz Ensemble (Perth, Australia), Perth Modern Jazz Orchestra (Perth, Australia), The Queensland Youth Big Band (Brisbane, Australia), Hutchinson Community College Jazz Ensemble (Kansas), Denver Broncos Jazz Ensemble, International Association of Jazz Educators Convention, Wright Wyoming H.S. Jazz Ensemble, Leadville H.S. Jazz Ensemble, Olatha HS Jazz Ensemble, Jeffco All-County Jazz Ensemble, Cheyenne Wyoming Jazz Bash ‘90, Boettcher Concert Hall (Martin Luther King Celebration), Adams State College, Gillette Wyoming Concert Hall, Ft. Collins Jazz Festival, KUVO All Stars, Glenwood Springs Jazz Festival with Clark Terry, Telluride Jazz Festival, Breckenridge Jazz Festival, Sangres Mountain Jazz Festival, Brandon Jazz Festival (Brandon, Manitoba), Gibson Jazz at the Paramount Theater, Clark Terry Great Plains Jazz Camp at Central State University, Clark Terry Great Plains Jazz Camp at Emporia State University, Kendor Music, Inc. Promo Recordings, El Paso Commmunity Jazz Orchestra (El Paso, TX); New Mexico State University Jazz Ensemble (Las Cruces, NM); The Schwanhof (Luhe-Wildenau, Germany), Peoria All-City Jazz Ensemble (Chicago,IL.),Central City Jazz Festival, etc.

Guest Conductor:
Arizona All-State Jazz Ensemble, Colorado All-State Jazz Ensemble, Illinois All-State Jazz Ensemble, Kentucky All-State Jazz Ensemble, Vermont All-State Jazz Ensemble, Kansas All-County Jazz Ensemble, Las Vegas All-County Jazz Ensemble, Denver Public Schools Citywide High School Jazz Ensemble, Denver Public Schools Symphonic Honor Band, Boulder All-County Elementary Symphonic Band, Pikes Peak Honor Band, Platt M.S. Band Festival, Arkansas City H.S. Jazz Ensemble, East H.S. Concert Band (Colorado Springs, CO), Scottsbluff H.S. Concert Band & Jazz Ensemble (Nebraska), Greeley Central H.S. Band, Orchestra, & Choir, Cortez H.S. Jazz Ensemble, NFAA/ARTS Young Talent Winners (Boston, MA), El Paso Texas Community Jazz Ensemble (Texas), DPS Citywide Seventh Grade Symphonic Band, Chadron State College Jazz Ensemble, The Denver Concert Band, El Paso Community Jazz Ensemble (Texas), The Albuquerque Jazz Orchestra (New Mexico), Westminster Spring Band Festival, DPS summer production of “West Side Story,” Schwayder Theater’s production of “Two Gentleman of Verona,” Mapleton High School Honor Band, Graland Country Day Year End Pageant, The 1996 Mile High All Star Jazz Ensemble (CBA-Colorado), etc.