Post-bop jazz artist who was simply known for his individualism and originality. He worked well like a pianist in Chapel Hill, NEW YORK, before relocating to Washington, D.C., in 1980. He became a member of the Herbie Nichols Task in the nineties, ultimately getting co-leader. His family members was musical, and for that reason, he was subjected to many types of jazz developing up. His many affects included Expenses Evans, Vince Guaraldi, and Thelonious Monk.