PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Since 2001 : conductorThéâtre d’Opérette de Lyon, France.

 

Since 1989: Resident conductor and chorus master, Opéra de Dijon, France.

 

Since 1987: Resident conductor, Festival de Lamalou-les-Bains, France. Music Director since 2000.

 

1985-89:    Chorus master, Opéra de Nantes, France.

 

1979-84:    Resident conductor and chorus master, Opéra de Nord, Lille, France.

 

1976-79:    Assistant chorus master and rehearsal pianist, Opéra de Nancy, France.

 

1974-76:    Rehearsal pianist, Welsh National Opera, Cardiff, Wales.

 

1973-74:    Pianist, Royal Ballet, London, England.

 

1971-72:    Conductor and rehearsal pianist, Festival de Barga, Italy. 

 

1969-70:    Professor of music theory, solfège, and opera coach, McGill University, Montréal, Canada.

 

1968-69:  Opera coach, University of Toronto, Canada.

 

1968:  Rehearsal pianist, Santa Fe Opera, U.S.A.

   

Also conducted performances in Paris, Lyon, Toulouse, Grenoble, Bordeaux, Perpignan, Roanne, and Toronto. Has composed music for a documentary on French television (1997), chamber music, a symphony, a musical comedy, a ballet, and three chamber operas that were performed in Montréal, Bloomington, Bordeaux and Tourcoing (1964, 1973, 1983).