Professional jazz violin and viola improviser since 1978. Performed and/or recorded with Bobby Hutcherson, Paul McCandless, Gary Burton, Tom Harrell, Sadao Watanabe, Toshiyuki Honda, Larry Vuckovich, Jerome Richardson, Charles McPherson, John Kaizan Neptune, David Grisman, Kronos Quartet, Solar Plexus, Ancient Future, San Francisco Mime Troupe, Tom Taylor, and Ian Dogole & Global Fusion.
Innovative performer of jazz and world music improvisations on Japanese kokyu and koto, Chinese jing hu and er hu, Indian esraj and Indonesian biola and kacapi.
Authentic Hawaiian singer, balladeer and ukulele performer.
Based in San Francisco CA and Honolulu HI, toured widely throughout the United States, Japan and China.