Composer, guitarist, audio engineer. He earned a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of North Texas in music composition with a specialization in computer music and intermedia.
As a guitarist and engineer he has performed and recorded a wide variety Rock, Blues, Heavy Metal, Electronic, and Progressive, and has produced, recorded, edited, mixed, and mastered projects ranging from classical performance, popular music, electro-acoustic and computer music, live interactive music, and intermedia artwork, to music and sound for radio, independent film, and video.
As a composer his work includes acousmatic music, electroacoustic music with live performance, and intermedia. His music incorporates a lively sense of gesture, sound mass, and physicality, and has been performed throughout North America, Europe, and Latin America. He has received awards from Ars Electronica Forum Wallis, ASCAP, Bourges IMEB, Fresh Minds Festival, and the Greater Denton Arts Council.