Completed his musical studies in Berlin, Paris and London (A. Navarra, A. Lèvy and W. Pleeth). Licence de Concert 1er Prix. Prize-winner and scholarship recipient of the C.F. Peters Edition and the DAAD. Solo and chamber music concerts with various orchestras and ensembles. Principal cellist of the Niedersächsisches Staatsorchesters Hannover and docent for chamber music, Heidelberg-Mannheim Music Conservatory.