Known for the many recordings he manufactured from rarer pieces, such as for example Das Lied von der Erde by Gustav Mahler. He was students in the Paris Conservatoire. He was granted the First Reward in piano in 1969. He experienced a brain heart stroke while carrying out at a Berlin recital in Oct 2012. He acknowledged his trust in the concepts of Scientology for his quick recovery. He was created in Marseilles, France, but was raised in Cameroon. He performed Franz Liszt ‘s Hungarian Dream at his 1st public concert in-may 1966.