Internationally known after winning several competitions and touring with acclaimed symphony orchestras. He gained first award at his initial worldwide piano competition in 1993 in South Africa. He partnered using the Sergei Rachmaninoff Base. He began executing for the general public obscure Rachmaninoff parts on Rachmaninoff’s very own piano to advantage the building blocks. His parents had been both music artists: his dad was a pianist and composer, while his mom was a piano instructor. He provided a jazz concert on the Moscow Conservatory’s Great Hall, getting the first traditional pianist to did this. His method of jazz was inspired by Oscar Peterson.