He is a
bassoonist who took his studies at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna.
In 1976 he
became a member of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra and later also joined the
Vienna Mozart Winds ensemble.
an orchestral or chamber ensemble musician he has played as a guest
musician with several groups that include the Counterpoint, Ensemble of the
20th Century, the Johann Strauss Ensemble
of the Vienna Symphony, The Series Ensemble, The Sound Wien
and the Wiener Concert-Verein.
His work as a
chamber musician has also seen him giving performances at events such as
the Bregenz and Salzberg
include The Elephant and the Fly with
Rudolf Huber, Mozart: Serenades, KV375
& KV388 with Nikolaus Harnoncourt
& the Vienna Mozart Winds and the compilation 40 Most Beautiful Relaxing Classics.