Les was 11 years old, and his interest in show business was growing fast. He decided to create a personality wall in his bedroom and, over the next few years, collected photographs and news articles of his all-time favourite singers/stars, including Glenn Miller; Stan Kenton; Sammy Davis Jr and a host of others. As he progressed through the years as a successful musician, songwriter and conductor. Les was to become friendly with and, indeed, work with every star that featured on his wall. If you take a look at the discography section in this website, you will see the relationship and the songs between Les and these artists.