born Arecibo, Puerto Rico
B.M., Conservatorio de Música de Puerto Rico; M.A., CUNY/Hunter College
Piano studied with Germán Diez, a student of renowned Chilean pianist Claudio Arrau. Master Classes with Frederick Marvin, Constance Keene and Ruth Laredo. Suzuki method training with Marcia Lewis. Solo and ensemble performances in New York City, Kansas and Puerto Rico; piano duo recitals with wife Maritza Robles Alvarez. Former faculty member at Turtle Bay Music School. Music director at Saint Rose of Lima School and Parish, Newark, NJ.