1966 - 2000 -- Charter Member, Kentish Guards Fife and Drum Corps (3rd oldest continuously active chartered militia in the U.S.; October 29, 1774 - present).
1976 - 1977 -- Sons of Liberty Fife and Drum Corps, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World.
1979 - 1980 -- Connecticut Blues Fife and Drum Corps. Undefeated season in all categories.
1976 - present -- Ancient Mariners Fife and Drum Corps.
1980 - 1983 -- Flutemaking apprenticeship to Chris Abell, maker of Abell wooden orchestral flutes and Irish whistles (then located in Concord, MA). Made the wooden whistle on which James Galway currently performs.
1984 - 1992 -- Concurrent residency in county Tipperary, Ireland and Basel, Switzerland; toured, taught and performed extensively in Europe and the U.S.
1993 - present -- Owner and instrument-maker, Healy Flute Company, East Greenwich, RI.
1993 - present -- Irish flute Concerts, Workshops, Masterclasses at various locations throughout the U.S.
2004 - present -- Spirit of America Fife and Drum Corps, Epcot Center, Walt Disney World. Instrument-maker, clinician, and performer.
Wind in the Alps
In conjunction with the world famous resort community of Arosa, Switzerland and their "MUSIK-KURSWOCHEN" (music course week), I will be teaching a week long series of classes on Irish flute and tin whistle music. The program will take place JULY 26 - AUGUST 1, 2015. I will be posting information and videos about the event very soon!!! Imagine, learning about traditional Irish music high in the Swiss Alps, staying in a beautiful hotel called "Hotel Hohe Promenade" a 3 star hotel with AMAZING food and service...