born Dec. 18th 1980, Austria

Streffleurgasse 14/8, 1200 Vienna Austria     0043/6507702072 

Musical Education

Basic Education
Musikschule Wien/Liesing, with Verena Larsen

Bachelor of Music
Konservatorium Wien, with Robert Nagy (Solocellist Vienna Philharmonic) 2000-2003, Mozarteum Salzburg, with Heidi Litschauer, 2003-2005           

Master of Music, finished with honors in June 2008
Mozarteum Salzburg, with H. Litschauer 2005,06, Enrico Bronzi 2007-2008 

Postgraduate Studies, 2008-2009
Mozarteum Salzburg, Enrico Bronzi, Celloacademy Pavia, Enrico Dindo (Milano)            

Further studies (ao): 

Accademia Chiagana, Siena, Antonio Meneses 
Private Student of Thomas Riebl, intensive work for several years     
IMS Prussia Cove, Cornwall, England, with Thomas Riebl, (2007) 
International Masterclass Stavanger, Pieter Wispelwey, Thorleif Thedeen (2010)
Sommerakademie Bad Leonfelden, Austria, with Patrick Demenga, Christoph Richter, Thomas Riebl, Troels Svane, Rudolf Leopold (2004 - 2007) 
Others: Ralf Kirschbaum, Dalena Roux, Rainer Schmidt, Veronika Hagen, Jürgen Geise 

Chamber Orchestra and Orchestral Experience

Danish Chamber Players, Denmark, Solo-Cellist, 2014
Tromsö Chamber Orchestra, Northern Opera and Symphony Orchestra, Norway, Solo-Cellist, Trial April-September 2010
Camerata Academica Salzburg, since 2004, e.g. South America Tour,with Stefan Vladar, Leonidas Kavakos (2009), Bremen, Rimini (2007,) Salzburg, Munich (2005), Zermatt, Verona, Vienna, Salzburg (2004), with H. Schiff, E. Pahud, S. Meyer, A. Lonquich, E. Dindo etc.
Irish Chamber Orchestra, Trial, working with Anthony Marwood, Richard Tognietti, Jamie Martin and others, (since February 2009)
Tonkünstler Niederösterreich, Substitute since 2010
Le Concert Olympique, Belgium, Antwerp, guest Solocellist since 2012
Guest Principal Cello at (Chamber Orchestras): Sinfonietta Baden/Wien: (2012), Klangvereinigung Wien (2013), Niederösterreichisches Kammerorchester (Erwin Ortner) (2012/13)
Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg, Substitute (2008-2010), Salzburg, Munich, Abu Dhabi
Vienna State Opera, Substitute (2001-2003)
Salzburg Chamber Soloists, Switzerland (2009), Lebanon (2007)
Max Steiner Orchestra Vienna, member since March 2013
Bayrisches Kammerorchester, guest principal and section, Bad Brückenau, Fürth, Kitzingen (2007, 2008)

 Chamber Music and Concert Experience

Festival Cello Fan, Callion, France (2015)
Recitals Cello/Piano
, in Austria and internationally, with Nikolaus Wagner, Ardita Statovci, Ida Andersson, Renate Hudler
Recitals Violin/Cello
, in Austria and internationally, with Stephane Tran Ngoc, Noemi Tiercet
Member of Trio Solaris, Piano Trio, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ensemble Wiener Collage
, guest, New Music Ensemble with members of Vienna Phil. (2012)
Percussive Planet Multipercussion Project with Martin Grubinger, Linz, Brucknerhaus, (2009)
Festival Europaeische Akademie für Musik und Darstellende Kunst, Montepulciano, Italy, cellist in the "Mozarteum" guest quartet (2007)
Festival Obertoene, Graz, (2007)
Chamber Concert at the Goethe Institut, Rome, Italy, together with Bruno Giuranna, Marianne Sirbu, Ferenc Suscz (2006)
Public Master Class and Concert at Vienna Musikverein, Vienna, with the Kopelman Quartet, as student quartet (2004)
Jazz/Cross-over, Cello Solo-Gigs at AU Wien, Pop-up market Salonfähig Wien


           Private Teacher in Vienna (since 2012)
           Chamber music teacher at MGK, Danish preparatory classes for conservatory (2014)
           Barenboim/Said Foundation, Ramallah, Palestine, part time Cello teacher (2015)


Studies of Philosophy and German Literature, University of Vienna (2000-2003)
Languages, German, English fluently, Spanish and a little Italian
Various Courses on (Zen-) Meditation and Qi Gong (since 2005)

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