Subject matter of intense mass media coverage carrying out a near-fatal 2001 car crash. His come back was regarded miraculous. His efficiency of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4 using the BBC Welsh Symphony earned him First Award on the Newport International Pianoforte Competition when he was just 20. He performed an annual all-Gershwin concert in Queen Elizabeth Hall from 1990 until 2005. His dad was a scientist. His mom was a visible musician. He debuted in London when he was 17 using a concert committed solely towards the functions of composer Charles-Valentin Alkan.