He is a double
bass player who took his musical studies at the Academy of Arts in Berlin, Germany.
venturing out on his professional career he attained the position of
Principal Double Bass with the Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra and the ORF
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra.
In 2001 he
became a member of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra as well as becoming a
guest musician with several other orchestras that include the Bavarian
Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Berlin Philharmonic, the Chamber Orchestra of
Europe, the London Symphony Orchestra, the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, the
NDR Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
He has also
held a close association with the Ensemble Modern and performed at the
Salzburg Music Festival.
Recordings he has
appeared on include Kurt Weill: Von Broadway Nach
Berlin by Sara Musinowski.