[composition, guitar, electronics]
born 1970 at the german side of Lake of Constance, belongs to the kind of musicians, that don’t know the division of work between composer and performer, nor accept the seperating lines between the actual musical styles. He composes, is guitatrist, performs (not only his own music), improvises and codes electronics. He studied composition with Wolfgang Rihm, Hans-Peter Kyburz and Sandeep Bhagwati, also jazz guitar with Bill Connors, Attila Zoller and Steve Khan. His music was played at Lucerne Festival, Warszaw Autumn, Munich Biennale for Contemporary Music Theatre or the International Festival for Electroacoustic Music Bourges. He worked together with classical musicians from Ensemble Modern, Ensemble Intercontemporain, Berlin Philharmonics and the light artist rosalie, as well with jazz musicians like Emil Mangelsdorff, David Amram, Makaya McCraven and Ed Byrne at concerts and CD productions in Europe and the USA.