Known for his mastery of Romantic-era composers and expertise as an accompanist and chamber musician.
He mastered the works of Liszt, Moszkowski, Carl Tausig, Henselt, Grainger, and Schulz-Evler.
He became Katia Ricciarelli's regular accompanist in 1993.
He dedicated much of what he did to the memory of Rodolfo Caporali, one of his most influential teachers.
He was trained in the tradition of Frederic Chopin.