Prior to releasing his own music, he received a scholarship to train with the Teatro Colón Symphony Orchestra.
His first album, To The Gypsies, was released under his own label and was met with much critical acclaim.
He was brought up in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He moved to Miami, Florida in the late 1980s.
In 1999, he was the opening act for Tito Puente at the Istanbul Amphitheater.