Mus D, Conservatory of Maastricht, Netherlands, 1995—1996. Artist Diploma, Indiana University, 1997—1999. Mus M, University Michigan, 1999—2000.
Mus M, Conservatory Antwerp, Belgium. Mus D, Conservatory of Maastricht, Netherlands. Advanced studies, Conservatory of Ghent, Belgium.
Artist in residence Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara, California, since 2002. Visiting artist Meadowmount School of Music, Westport, New York. Professor of cello Arizona State University, since 2001.
Visiting lecturer University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2000—2001. Assistant of Professor Tsutsumi Indiana University, Bloomington, since 1997.
Member of Arizona Cello Society (president 2001).