Founded the innovative Contemporary Chamber Ensemble. He was known for his lengthy collaborations with additional artists. He previously a 30-12 months creative collaboration with famous mezzo-soprano Jan DeGaetani. He offered as pianist from 1969 until 1998 for the Boston Symphony Chamber Players. His family members observed his musical skills in early stages, and he became a pupil of Leonard Shure, Julius Hereford, and Isabelle Vengerova. He previously a productive documenting career, setting up songs of such composers as Arnold Schoenberg and Joseph Haydn.