Master of Science, Juilliard School Music, 1967.
Member various Latin bands including Tito Puente, Tito Rodriguez, Buddy Rich, Noro Morales, others. Bandleader Latin American Music, New York City, 1956-1969. Assistant professor music Kingsborough Community College, Brooklyn, 1969-1970, Lehman College, New York City, 1970-1975, Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York City, 1970-1977, 86—.
Vice president Mio International Records, New York City, 1966-1973.
Member American Federation Musicians.
Married Zana Ferber; 1 child, Rachel Mara.