Music History and Literature teacher at Colburn Conservatory, Los Angeles.
B.A. magna cum laude, University of California-Davis; M.A., Ph.D., Music History and Literature, University of California-Berkeley.
Former lecturer/instructor, University of California-Davis, Dominican University; guest and pre-concert lecturer, U.S. and Italy. Understanding the Women of Mozart’s Operas to be published January 2007 by University of California Press; other publications with Ashgate Press, Beethoven Forum, Britannica.com, Journal of Musicological Research. Papers presented at University of Minnesota, University of California-Los Angeles, Stanford University, American Musicological Society, New York University, Eastman School of Music. Vocal soloist in opera and with chorus; member, American Bach Soloists, Musica Angelica, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra; recordings on Koch and New Albion labels. Member American Musicological Society