Leading expert on Uk piano music known for his chamber duo collaboration with violinist Manoug Parikian. He started appearing on the Proms in London in 1960. He became a fixture using the London Philharmonic Orchestra for each year from 1962. His family members resided in Nottingham when he was created. He performed an all-Frederic Chopin recital for close friends and relatives who had been collected to honor his 60th birthday.