Bachelor, University Redlands, California, 1948.
Music director The Sacramento (California) Light Opera, 1966-1972. Music lecturer The Leigh Bureau, Princeton, New Jersey, 1968-1980. Actor Tamara International, Los Angeles, from 1984.
Entertainer, writer, from 1949. Owner, producer, creator The Dickson Line, New York City, 1962-1983, Los Angeles, from 1983. Music lecturer.
Served with United States Navy, 1943-1947, PTO. Member American Society Composers, Authors, and Publishers, Actors Equity Association, American Federation television and Radio Artists, Screen Actor's Guild.