Multi-award-winning composer who worked as the top of many orchestras all around the globe. He also developed scores for movies. He received his formal education on the Royal University of Music in London under John Lambert with Cambridge College or university under Alexander Goehr. He researched privately with Tristan Murail. He was offered the Royal Philharmonic Culture Award for Huge Scale Structure for his structure “Reserve of Hours” in 2006. He was created and elevated in London. He once offered as the Fanny P. Mason Teacher of Music at Harvard College or university, the same college or university that Truck Wyck Brooks went to.