Diploma, Juilliard School Music, 1951. Bachelor of Science, New England Conservatory Music, 1956. Master of Science, New England Conservatory Music, 1957.
Principal guest conductor Bournemouth Sinfonietta. Founder, director Conductors Institute, since 1980. Director Stokowski Conducting Competition, 1994.
Professor conducting Hartt School.
Member Conductors Guild (founder, board directors summer institute), National Association Composers and Conductors.
Married Corinne Curry, June 22, 1958. Children: Thea, Lewis.