7 October 1977 born in Berlin/Germany
1985-1994 guitar lessons with Bernd Stahl
1987 first contact with plucked orchestral music: anniversary concert “40 Years Teg’ler Zupforchester”
1992 member of the Teg’ler Zupforchester (TZO)
profound interest in classical music, thus first experiments in composing
1994-95 guitar lessons with Michael Kubik
first pieces are finished
1997 interest in comtemporal music arises: Bartók, Schostakowitsch, Schönberg; later Penderecki, Lutoslawski, Rihm
1998 played in the European Guitar and Mandolin Youth Orchestra (EGMYO)
Autumn 1998 The first orchestral piece “Concerto No. 1” was performed by the TZO.
1999-2004 member of the Landesjugendzupforchester (LJZO) Brandenburg/Berlin
1999-2000 mandola lessons with Ariane Lorch
2000 participated in the contest “Jugend komponiert” (youth composes), 2. price for “Burleske Szenen
2001 “Burleske Szenen” are published by Vogt & Fritz
2. price in the contest “Jugend komponiert” for “Kleine Machnower Musik”, 1. price for “Mandala
2003 2. price in the contest “Jugend komponiert” for “Die sechs Ansichten des Kirchturms zu Springiersbach” (The six views of the steeple in Springiersbach)
2006 Capriccio” is performed during the “Eurofestival Zupfmusik” in Bamberg.
2007 Since Easter 2007 I work as a tutor for mandola at the LJZO Brandenburg/Berlin.
2010 Canyon” is performed by the Duo Christian Laier and Takaaki Shibata during the mayoral welcome for the foreign guests of the “Eurofestival Zupfmusik” in Bruchsal.
1st Price in the Composition Competition “José Fernández Rojas” in Logroño, Spain for “Rituel
2012 Cantô” is written as a commissioned work for Michiko Kataoka and is premièred in Tokyo with her conducting the Ensemble Testa Calda.
2013 Kaleidoskop” is written as a commissioned work for the Eurofestival 2014 in Bruchsal and is premièred by the Landesjugendzupforchester Sachsen and Olga Dubowskaja.