North Wood’s Education and Honors

California State University Northridge

Concerto Competition – first prize

Soloist, Northridge Symphony (Bruch:Scottish Fantasy)

Soloist, YMF Debut Orchestra

Soloist, Los Angeles Youth Orchestra (Saint-Saens: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso)

Jacob Gimple Memorial Scholarship Award, CSUN

Concertmaster, YMF Debut Orchestra

Outstanding Orchestra Member Award, CSUN

Soloist, CSUN Symphony


Orchestral Experence

New American Symphony Orchestra

American Chamber Orchestra

Los Angeles Baroque Orchestra

Los Angeles Music Center Opera

Hollywood Bowl Orchestra

Los Angeles Master Chorale

Los Angeles Mozart Orchestra

California Philharmonic

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Pasadena Symphony Orchestra

Pasadena Pops Orchestra

Ventura County Symphony

Ventura chamber orchestra

YMF Debut Orchestra

The Crystal Cathedral

Pacific Symphony

Pacific Opera

Pacific Pops Orchestra

Long Beach Symphony,

Long Beach Opera

Long Beach Pops Orchestra

Santa Barbara Symphony

Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra

California Music Theatre

Pasadena Chamber Orchestra

Antelope Valley symphony

Antelope Valley Master Chorale


  • Barbra Streisand
  • Ray Charles
  • John Williams
  • Whitney Houston
  • Ella Fitzgerald
  • Tony Bennett
  • Itzhak Perlman
  • Andrew Lloyd Webber
  • Branford Marsalis
  • Placido Domingo
  • Natalie Cole
  • John Denver
  • Kenny G
  • Elton John
  • Lalo Schifrin
  • Linda Ronstadt
  • Millissa Manchester
  • Burt Bacharach
  • Jose Carreras
  • Smokey Robinson
  • Patti Austin
  • Henry Mancini
  • Aaron Neville
  • Toni Braxton
  • Herb Albert
  • George Benson
  • Yeuti Menuhin
  • Doc Severinson
  • Frank Sinatra Jr.
  • Engerlbert Humperdink
  • Randy Newman
  • Shena Easton
  • Marvin Hamlisch
  • Quincy Jones
  • Academy Awards Banquet Orchestra 2002, 2003.

Partial List of Television and Motion Picture Soundtracks.

Schindlers List
The Postman
The Mirror Has Two Faces
The Green Mile
The People vs. Larry Flynt
First Knight
First Wives Club
The American President
Star Trek, First Contact
Star Trek, Improbable Cause
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer
Speed II
Con Air
Space Jam
The Relic
The Net
City Hall
Mrs. Doubtfire
Meet Joe Black
The Preacher’s Wife
Up Close And Personal
Eye For An Eye
Pay It Forward
Indian In The Cupboard
Forget Paris
The River Wild
The Client
Home Alone
Father Of The Bride I & II
Shawshank Redemption
Erin Brockovitch
Guarding Tess
Wyatt Earp
Santa Clause
The Horse Whisperer
Sister Act I, II
Wrestling Ernest Hemmingway
A Few Good Men
A River Runs Through It
Last Of The Mohicans
Addams Family
Addams Family Values
City Slickers
Prince Of Tides
Death Becomes Her
Man On The Moon
Of Mice And Men
Ace Ventura
Alien 3
Aspen Extreme
Bed of Roses
Born in East L.A.
Celtic Pride
Curly Sue
Cats Don’t Dance
Demolition Man
Devil In A Blue Dress
Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story
Hand That Rocks The Cradle
Honeymoon In Vegas
Hot Shots II
Milk Money
Little Rascals
Moonlight and Valentino
Return To The Blue Lagoon
Urban Legend
The Simpsons