Jazz musician described by Vanity Good seeing that “arrestingly innovative” and perhaps one of the most exclusive abilities of his period. He was honored seven structure residencies on the MacDowell Colony. He started serving being a spokesman and fundraiser in 1993 for different AIDS providers and education firms. His family members became alert to his musicality when he began learning the piano at four and composing music by age group eight. His fellow musician Jason Moran stated of him, “Fred on the piano is similar to LeBron James for the golf ball courtroom,” adding that he was excellence on the key pad.