VITA

  • 7th of December 1963

    Born in Miesbach, Germany/Bavaria

  • 1970 - 1974

    Primary School Miesbach

  • 1974 - 1984

    Mathematical and Natural Sciences Secondary High School Miesbach

  • 1985 - 1986

    Student at the Academy of Music Graz (Austria)

  • 1986 - 1992

    Starting a career as Professional Musician. Guitarist with the »Barbara Dennerlein Group«. Studying Counterpoint and Orchestration with Stephan Zorzor (Munich). Private Studies with Peter O’Mara. Broadcast and Television Appearances (»Ohne Filter«, »Live at the Domicil«). Countless Concerts and Touring Worldwide (North Sea Jazz Festival – Holland and America, New Port Jazz Festival – Montreal Canada, Jazzfestival Warsaw). »Opener« for Tuck and Patti, Steps Ahead, David Sandborn, Klaus Doldinger. Guitar Teacher at various Music Schools, Public Schools and Private Teaching.

  • 1992 - 2003

    Starting up the own Band »Sonic Evolution«. Concerts and Touring in Germany, Austria, Belgium. Television Appearance »Eintritt Frei im Studio 2«. Working as a Composer, Studio Musician and Teacher training College. Working with Bruno Castellucci, Jörg Widmoser, Patrick Scales, Axel Kühn, Jo Kraus (Tab Two), Elmar Schmitt, Jojo Mayer, Toots Tielemanns, Aldo Caviglia, Gerhard Bickl, Roman Raithel and more.

  • 2003 - 2009

    Working as a Film Composer »Wunderwasserwelt Krimml«, Music Producer, Arranger, Studio Guitarist – 9 CDs Worldwide Released at Sonoton Music.

  • 2008 - 2010

    Development of several patented products and utility models in the field of guitar accessories.

  • 2011

    The award of the first Innovation Voucher from the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Infrastructure, Transport and Technology.
    Selling the Pick Bag worldwide.

  • 2012

    The grant of the patent »Plektrumtasche« Nr. 10 2009 058 317 by the Federal Republic of Germany.
    The award of the second Innovation Voucher from the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Infrastructure, Transport and Technology.

Oh, music, we lay down our hearts and souls in your depth. You teached us to see with our eyes and hear with our hearts.
Kahlil Gibran