Multitalented, versatile musician who was also an author, lecturer, musicologist, broadcaster, and radio executive.
He attended the Juilliard School of Music where he studied with Rubin Goldmark, and the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia where he studied with Jozef Hofmann.
He traveled throughout the United States, Canada, South America, and Europe performing both solo recitals and with major orchestras.
He married pianist and former student
He wrote a biography of Leopold Stokowski.