Diploma, Israel Academy Music, Tel Aviv, 1961. Bachelor of Medicine, Juilliard School Music, New York City, 1966. Post-graduate diploma, Mannes College Music, New York City, 1968.
Master of Arts in Music, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, 1969. Diplome of honor, Academia Chigiana, Siena, Italy, 1970.
Apprentice conductor, Minnesota Orchestra, Minneapolis, 1968-1969;
conductor, Israel National Opera, Tel Aviv, 1969-1970;
assistant conductor, Monte Carlo Opera and Orchestra, Monaco, 1971-1972;
conductor, pianist, Het Nederlanse Dans Theatre, The Hague, 1974-1975;
conductor, pianist, Mainz Opera, Federal Republic Germany, 1975-1976;
music director, conductor, Petach Tiqvah Orchestra and Choir, Israel., 1976-1977;
music director, conductor, Israel Philharmonic Choir, Tel Aviv, 1977-1979;
music director, conductor, Kibbutz Artzi Choir, Israel, 1977-1981;
music director, conductor, Haifa Symphony Orchestra, Israel., 1977-1980;
permanent guest conductor, Israel National Chorus, Tel Aviv, since 1982;
music director, conductor, Virginia Symphony Orchestra, Norfolk, since 1986;
music director, conductor, Shore Festival of Classics, New Jersey, since 1987. Member directors committee Israel Choir Festival Zimriah, Tel Aviv, 1980-1985. Guest lecturer Hartt College Music, Hartford, Connecticut, 1985-1986.
Guest head of opera workshop Israel Academy Music, Tel Aviv, 1985-1986.
Served as corporation Israeli Infantry, 1961-1963.