Buffalo Heritage Press
Born in Buffalo, New York, and studied voice at what is now Buffalo’s Community Music School. During World War II he did a full-time program for Armed Forces Radio while attending Canisius College in Buffalo. From there, he attended the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston and learned the secrets of the bel canto technique from the great William L. Whitney. He founded the Singers Forum in New York City and continues to enjoy, a long, distinguished and satisfying career teaching voice to performers all over the world. A Star-Crossed Life: A Memoir is the story of his wonderful journey.