Born in Morgues, Switzerland Patrick first gained attention when, as a teenager, he was awarded the first and youngest award for Best Soloist at the Jazz Festival of Zurich in 1963. In 1968 Patrick and Professor Jean Restori formed a group called Mainhorse (1969 - 1971).
In August of 1974, Patrick Moraz became the new keyboardist for Yes and was featured on the album Relayer.
In 1978 Moraz moved to Brazil and and in 1980 - 1991 was a member of the Moody Blues. He has also made numerous solo recordings. ^