He is an
oboist and teacher born in Vienna, Austria who was award musical scholarships and was
a student at Vienna’s University of Music and Performing Arts.
undertaking his studies he was given a position with the Vienna Symphony
Orchestra in 1999, where he holds the title of Principal Oboe.
career as a professional musician he has performed with many other local
orchestras and chamber ensembles as a soloist and orchestral member. He has been the soloist on
several world premieres including the Viennese oboe version of Luciano Berio’s Sequenza VII.
Groups he has
performed with include the Ensemble Reconsil, Ensemble
1080, Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra, the Niderosterreichischen
Tonkunstlerorchester, Salzburg Pro Musica Concert, Triple Tongue Vienna, the Vienna Jeunesseorchester, Vienna Philharmonic, Vienna Wind
Soloists, Wiener Blasersolen and Wiener Kammerduo.
He has also appeared at music festivals such as the Bregenzer Festspiele.
has performed on include Handel:
Music for the Royal Fireworks and Suite for Trumpet, Oboes & Strings
by Salzburg Pro Musica Orchestra.
In the field
of musical education he has held several masterclasses
nationally and internationally and been a teaching assistant at Vienna’s University of Music and Performing Arts since 2008.