Acclaimed musician who earned the very first Rachmaninoff Competition in 1983. His worldwide career started with four single recitals on the Chamber Music Celebration of Asolo in 1990. He was provided a teaching placement on the Zurich School from the Arts in 1998, which he recognized. He and his family members relocated to Zurich, Switzerland, in 1992. He documented most of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s piano concertos for Naxos Information.