Jazz artist known for performing Dixieland jazz and as a member of George Lewis' Ragtime Band.
He began playing piano as a professional in 1928 in New Orleans.
He worked with Ed Garland and
He was born in New Orleans, but moved to Los Angeles in 1957. He would die in Inglewood, California.
His move to Los Angeles put him in touch with numerous other jazz musicians, including Teddy Buckner.