He is an
oboist and conductor born in Vienna who took studies in oboe, piano and
recorder at Einstadt’s Joseph Haydn
Conservatory and was a first prize winner in 1983 at the Young Musicians
competition. He later went on
to enter Vienna’s University of Music and Performing Arts where he studied the
oboe, conducting and music education.
In 1988 he
became a member of the Vienna Symphony and alongside his work with them he
has performed with orchestras and ensembles such as the Austro-Hungarian
Haydn Philharmonic, Collegium Viennense,
Vienna Chamber Orchestra, Vienna Concert-Verein.
In 2010 he
made an appearance as the conductor of the Haydn Orchestra Eisenstadt.
appeared on several recordings by the Collegium Viennense of works by composers such as Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang
Amadeus Mozart, Vincent Marti y Soler and Johann Nepomuk Went among others.