Jeff is a recent graduate of UW-Madison's School of Music. His studies began with his first teacher, Rob Junceau III, who has had a great influence on him. In college, he studied under Richard Davis for five years, performed with Davis's Black Music Ensemble, and as principal bassist for UW-Madison's Symphony Orchestra.
Jeff's music reflects a broad application of classical and jazz influences along with almost all other genres of music. He is currently teaching at Heid Music in Madison and is working full time in his various groups. He recently won Madison Area Music Award's best bassist of the year for 2012.