May 18, 1990
Graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Music (USA). At present he is pursuing a doctorate at the Shepherd School of Music of Rice University in Houston studying under Prof. Paul Kantor. In 2010 he won the Joseph Rouleau Award at the Montreal International Music Competition (Canada). In 2013 he took third prize at the Michael Hill International Violin Competition in Auckland (New Zealand). His performances have been broadcast by radio stations in the USA, Canada, and New Zealand. He has participated in many festivals in Canada and America including the Montreal Chamber Music Festival, as well as music festivals in Aspen and Houston. He has participated in many international youth programmes. He plays a violin made by Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume in 1871 provided by the Canadian Council of the Arts.