He is a composer, author, teacher, and music and sound editor. He has composed feature film scores for independent films such as Rock Haven (TLA), Under One Roof (TLA), That Man Peter Berlin (Waterbearer Films), Born in a Barn (Three Graces Films), and Lookalike (AMC). He has taught classes at Film Arts Foundation and at NYU. He is a graduate of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. His music has been performed internationally by groups including the San Francisco Choral Artists, the Mount Eden Choir, the Castro Valley Chamber Orchestra, LGCSF, The Winsome Griffles, and others.