Versatile musician known for his wide-ranging repertoire that invoked the baroque, Romantic, and contemporary eras.
He was a student at many prestigious institutions, including the Royal Academy of Music, Magdalene College, Cambridge, and Yale University.
He developed a successful conducting career, most of the time working from the confines of his keyboard.
He performed in duo recitals with former wife Claude Edrei Hobson.
He gave the world premiere of the new concert edition of El Capitan, an operetta by John Philip Sousa.