Don was the Director of Bass Studies at Millersville University and was also Hempfield High School Director of Orchestras. He is in his 8th year as adjudicator for Music in the Parks/ Festivals of Music. He has travelled and performed in parts of Austria, Germany and Hungary. He has performed with other varied music events including Opera, jazz and rock ensembles, including at his church. He has been found playing bass in the Hershey Theater orchestra for traveling Broadway Shows, and for stars like Jim Brickman, John Blake, Don Rickles, Frankie Avalon and Bobby Rydell. He is the founder and owner of the online company Musician’s Practice Glove. He and his wife Peggy live near Elizabethtown and have 3 grown boys. More information about Musician's Practice Glove can be found at .