collaboration in the studio, on stage and for the screen
ETHOS - Education Online is now in LOS ANGELES
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Born in New York City, a graduate of the Manhattan School of Music, resided on the upper west and east sides of Manhattan until moving south to Atlanta – created the Blue Wall Studio (1988 – 1997), logging in more than 300 projects. He continued his work in music scoring in Los Angeles with the University of Southern California (1997 – 2012), later on settling into Paris, France where he currently resides. He continues to work as a musician and educator in Paris, with Eicar and Ethos Education Online.
MUSICIAN - COMPOSER
As a drummer and a mallet man (vibes), for studio and live sessions, composer and arranger for recording artists as well as film and television productions. See the portfolio for details.
ENGINEER - PRODUCER
Specializing in live sound in the studio, a by-product of more than 3 years of live recordings direct from the Little Five Points Pub to the control room of the Blue Wall Studio, plus an additional 7 years of studio sessions within Blue Wall. See the portfolio for details.
EDUCATOR - ENTREPRENEUR
Program director and associate professor for the University of Southern California’s SMPTV program – Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television (1997 – 2012). Also the founder of a new online platform in music for multimedia, Ethos Education Online (2015 – present).
Here’s a partial list of projects with a wide range of experience in music performance, composition, arranging, engineering, and production.
Medeski, Martin and Wood • Johnny O’Neil Trio • subdudes (w/Bonnie Raitt) • The B-52s • Jerry Marotta • Joseph Arthur • The Indigo Girls • R.E.M. • Alan Broadbent • Melissa Manchester • Jimmy Webb • Col. Bruce Hampton • Daemon Records • Concord Jazz • Whoa Films • The Ant Farm • Grady Cousins • Michael Feinstein • Livingston and Evans • John McLaughlin • Clark Vreeland
BBC Radio 2 – Songbook Series (5 seasons) featured artists included; Johnny Mandel, Monica Mancini, Carole Bayer Sager, Hal David, Jimmy Webb NPR – “Performance Series” with Michael Feinstein and Roger Kellaway
Woyzeck – a live theater collaboration via internet between Lyon, France and Los Angeles, California • The Godfadda Workout (Los Angeles and New York City) • Always Patsy Cline w/Sally Struthers in Los Angeles
Musician - Composer
“Rushmore” w/M. Mothersbaugh • “Rugrats” w/M. Mothersbaugh • “Get Bruce” Michael Feinstein • “Buzz Me In” Jack Logan • “Glad To Be Live” Kodac Harrison • Belloluna (Daemon Records) • Grady Cousins (Daemon Records) • “Fop Duets” with Bob Lipman • The Concrete Surrealists • The Nightporters • Always Patsy Cline • Code Blue • Z Information • Heavy Liquid • Amy Lee (Jimmy Buffett) • Sam Skelton • James Schneider (JAS) • Marcelle Harwell Pachnowski • The Brian King Quintet
Composer - Film & Television
FILM – Play’d VH1 • Get Bruce • Blindspot • Living In The Spirit • Satanic • The Ring • Half Brother • The Cricket Player • Dusk • Coda • Wishing Time • TELEVISION – The Proud Family – Disney Channel • The Parkers – UPN • King Of Queens – CBS • Starting Over – NBC • Day Of The Dinosaur – TBS • The Love Chronicles – A&E • COMMERCIALS – Mercedes Benz • MCI • Motrin • Zest • Ivory • Heart Association • American Cancer Society
Music scoring with ASCAP in Los Angeles and New York, BMI, AFI in Los Angeles, EICAR, 3iS and AEFE in Paris, France, ESMUC in Barcelona, Spain and Hochschule für Musik in Karlsruhe, Germany.
Select from a variety of categories and styles of music, original compositions and recording productions.