...studied violin, profession as Konzertmeister, then change to the viola. Profession as leader of viola section. Soloist (dedicatee of various works: viola concertos, viola solos etc.), chamber musician of numerous ensembles, teacher at Conservatories in Saarbruecken & Frankfurt, editor of Test Pieces for Solo-Viola (Zimmermann, Frankfurt) Studies for Playing Contemporary Music (Breitkopf & Haertel, Wiesbaden), Co-editor of Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions for VIOLA (Schott, Mainz); arrangeur of music Sikorski, Peters,...).
Since 1991 conductor ww.