Concert musician whose colorful profession was highlighted by his cooperation with P.D.Q. Bach as well as the Hoffnung Musical Spoof Concerts. He was students in the Juilliard College and received the 1946 Country wide Naumburg Competition. He made up Happy Birthday Dear Ludwig, that was a five-way reworking of Happy Birthday for you in the design of Beethoven’s Minuet in G, Sonata Routeétique, Moonlight Sonata, Für Elise, as well as the Fifth Symphony. He was created to immigrant Russian Jews. His dad found are an accompanist for silent movies. He was Victor Borge’s sidekick from 1961 until 1970 and would continue steadily to perform with him sporadically for the rest from the comic legend’s profession.