Customized in jazz fusion rock and roll music, bebop, and avant-garde. He was honored with Howard University’s Benny Golson Jazz Professional Prize in 2012. He examined music theory for the year on the Manhattan College of Music and he began using jazz alto saxophonist Jackie McLean. He started a seven-year gig because the keyboardist for Bloodstream, Perspiration & Tears in 1972. He was created into a family members and community that embraced jazz, and his sibling was a piano participant. His first documenting was an Aaron Copland opera using the Music and Arts Chorale Outfit under Leonard Bernstein’s path.