West Coast jazz artist and accordionist known for his musical work on Get Smart, The Love Boat, I Spy, Dallas, and other TV shows.
He was seven when he performed on the Hobby Lobby radio program.
His final recording was 2000's Collaboration with Jan Lundgren.
His family noticed his talents when he was young, and he started learning the accordion at the age of three.
He was nominated for a 1963 Grammy Award for his song Little Bird, which was recorded for Fred Astaire's Ava label.