French jazz pianist known for his preference for and skills in the Hammond Organ. He's had a decades long career as a touring jazz musician with well-known acts and has produced several albums featuring his own work and collaborations with other artists.
He was born in France.
He also plays the chromatic harmonica and has frequently played with fellow jazz harmonica player Toots Thielemans.
He's lived in Fort-Mahon-Plage on the northern coast of France.
He played with famed jazz trumpeter Clark Terry and trombonist Sonny Constanzo on their 1979-80 tour.