Bachelor of Science in Violin, Juilliard School Music, New York City, 1957; Master of Science, Juilliard School Music, 1958.
Professor music University Louisville, 1958-1959, University Puget Sound, Tacoma, from 1959. Assistant concertmaster Seattle Symphony, 1960-1966. Conductor, museum director Tacoma Symphony, from 1959.
With United States Marine Corps band. Director Winterim program University Puget Sound, 1973-1974.
Sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1951-1954. Member Music Educators National Conference.
Married Jan Barbara Spears, June 11, 1955. Children: Susan, Linda, Marc.