was born in 1955 in Stuttgart and had his first percussion lessons in Guinea (West Afrika).
He studied at the State Conservatory of Music in Freiburg and, as a member of Ensemble Modern, developed into a concert percussionist.
He worked with composers like Pierre Boulez, Helmut Lachenmann, Luigi Nono and Frank Zappa.
As a member in the Stockhausen Ensemble since 1984, he has performed Stockhausen’s percussion solo pieces, ensemble-pieces and participated in the staged productions of MONDAY from LIGHT at La Scala in Milan and TUESDAY from LIGHT at the Leipzig Opera.
He is permanent professor for percussion and timpani at the Hanover State Academy of Music and Drama.
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