American pianist, singer, trombone participant, and composer known for his avant-garde and jazz-influenced works. He researched composition at the brand new England Conservatory as well as the Yale College of Music. He performed an important function in the introduction of Jewish music in the 21st hundred years through his cooperation with John Zorn on Kristallnacht and various other works. He was created into a NY Jewish family members. He collaborated with experimental musician and composer Elliott Clear.