He won the Gold Medal at Inverness in 1984, and two straight Clasps there in 1989 and 1990, his style has more often been the antithesis of the successful competitive piper, particular in piobaireachd.
A soloist on traditional instruments in “LADO”, a Croatian professional folk dance ensemble.
Plays over 30 traditional instruments, especially wind instruments.
Is one of the most talented young musicians to emerge on the Irish trad music scene. His main instrument is the uilleann pipes, but also plays flute and saxophone.
Experienced performing musician and teacher / artistic director of the “Interkeltisches Folkfestival”.
Bagpipe-teacher at « Conservatoire de Limoges », France, Teacher for celtic harp and traditional french dance at « l’Ecole de Musique Intercommunale de la région de La Villedieu du Clain…