Flexible musician known for his jazz compositions following successful the 1974 International Association for Jazz Education contest. He began a big music group when he was a freshman in senior high school. He added music to Flushed Away, THE QUANTITY 23, Shrek the 3rd, and many various other films. His mom was his initial instructor when he started acquiring piano lessons at six. His earning structure for the 1974 IAJE competition was THE FANTASTIC Light Also, a name that referenced writer H. Allen Smith.