Professional Strengths:  
 
Singing Persuasive public speaking  Video/audio production  Voice over International, cross-cultural perspective National and international travel Teaching

 
Business:

Self-owned and operated concert productions for twenty years:   Scheduling, publicity, domestic and international travel arrangements, bookkeeping, production of more than 2,200 concerts, TV and  radio broadcasts in the US, Canada, Russia, Albania, and Italy, to the present time; extensive travel in 48 states and Europe. Consultant for non-profit organizations in the use of computers, bookkeeping, tax planning, translations,  and planning for culturally-diversified events. Developing client data base, sales of custom CD=s in all 48 states.  Production of .AVI files with music and voice-over for software development company.

Creator of cultural-exchange  program to former "iron- curtain" countries, raising $45,000 cash and many thousands' worth of material aid for small non-profit organization  since 1995 for the University of Tirane, Albania  invited to Albania twice after success in Russia

Producer and distributor of 22 recordings (records, CDs, tapes) Engineering for two CDs (Oakwood Publications) of synthesizer  music, 1998, and internationally-distributed accompaniment tape, 1994  Voice over for  1 1/4 hour documentary film, "The Resurrection of  Albania," 1998 

Principal tenor with The Metropolitan Opera, New York City, 208 performances

1972-1985 guest appearances with major opera companies in the US, Italy, and France

Guest Lecturer 1972-present, in 48 colleges and universities 

Education: 

The Juilliard School,  MM Degree, Ph. D. in Music Education

Western Washington University, honors program, BA, Summa Cum Laude

The University of Washington, The University of Venice, Italy 

Memberships, Awards: 

Member AGMA (Board of Directors), AFTRA, EQUITY

13 national and international awards for excellence in opera

Advisory Board, Keston Institute, Oxford, England

Languages:           

Fluent Italian     Diction studies in six  languages 

Computer Programs: 

Word Perfect, MS Word, Office ACT !, Cakewalk - Midi, Photoshop, Premier, Quicken,  Front Page, TurboTax, IE-Internet, Sound Forge

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