was born in Berkeley, CA. A freelance musician, Bob has played and recorded with numerous ensembles ranging in style from the Baroque period to the 20th Century. B.A Jazz Studies, Sonoma State University, M.M Classical Flute, San Francisco State University. In addition to his performances, Bob is also the author of "Solos for Jazz Flute," analysis and note-for-note transcriptions of flute solos by such artists as Eric Dolphy, James Newton, Dave Valentin, and Hubert Laws published by Carl Fischer. He currently lives in Sebastopol and has five feral cats.