Long time collaborator with Bartlett Sher, beginning with 'How I Got That Story' (San Diego Public Theater, 1984). Educated Oxford University, UCSD. 1985-1992, Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford, UK 1992- Idaho Shakespeare Festival. 2001- Boise Contemporary Theater. Also Portland Stage Company, Intiman Theater, Great Lakes Theater Festival, Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival. Sound designed Sir John Gielgud's last stage production 'The Best of Friends' (London's West End, 1988). Composed/arranged Portland Stage Company's long running production of Christmas Carol. Drama Desk nomination for 'Cymbeline' (Lucille Lortel, 2002). Tony nomination for 'Golden Boy' (Belasco, 2012). Many haiku and other translations on the Komyozan Dojo website.