(typically to students in rehearsals): "Rest when you're dead."
Hanging out with my family.
Fantasy dinner guests
Moses and Frank Sinatra
Best advice I ever received
Playing music for the world is good, but playing music for the glory of God is eternal.
My undergrad alma mater
My worst subject in school
In college I drove
If I weren't a professor, I would
I'd be a real estate agent.
Watching "Enchanted" with my daughter.
Nobody knows I
Do yard work
My latest accomplishment
Finished a composition for wind orchestra which will be premiered Fall 2021 with proceeds and promotion benefitting Impact France (charity founded by French humanitarian Fatima Oujibou).
Finishing a new work for wind orchestra titled TWENTYTWENTYWON.