Possessed a passion when planning on taking classical music into regions where it had been not ordinarily noticed. He participated within the Competition for Pianists-Rio de Janeiro when he was 17. He received third reward in the Leeds International Pianoforte Competition and third reward in the International Tchaikovsky Competition. His family members recognized his skill, and by age group six, he previously perfected the piano. He was playing Mozart for viewers by age group nine. He accomplished his goal through the 1970s of documenting every function by Frederic Chopin.