Carl is very passionate about yoga, and teaching has allowed him to express this passion. “Yoga has improved my physical, emotional and spiritual life, and one of my goals as a teacher is to guide others to experience these benefits.”
For 12 years, Carl has been practicing yoga and, more recently, teaching for the past 8 years in New Jersey, New York City, Westchester, and Connecticut. He completed his 200-hour teacher training at OM Yoga in New York City.
As a musician, Carl has toured the world. Among the acts he has performed with are Dion, Ben E. King, Sam Moore (Sam & Dave), Little Anthony and the Imperials, Connie Francis and Lesley Gore. Other musical appearances include network TV shows Late Night with Conan O’Brien and Regis and Kelly.
Under the pseudonym Uncle Carl, a singer-songwriter emerged. In addition to three solo CD releases his songs have been featured in films such as Trust the Man starring Julianne Moore, and TV shows MTV’s Room Raiders, Jersey Shore, E! Network’s Gastineau Girls, Gene Simmons Family Jewels, Anthony Bourdain, Emeril Green, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Dr. Oz Show and Biography.
“Yoga and music have given me immense joy over the years and the purpose they serve in my life is immeasurable.”