BIO

  • born in 1986 in Waidhofen/Thaya, raised in Heidenreichstein (Lower Austria)
  • 1994 – 1998 piano lessons at the local music school
  • 1998 – 2004 drum lessons with Bernd T. Rommel
  • 2004 – 2005 military service (army band Lower Austria)
  • 2005 – 2010 studies drums (jazz) at the University of Music and Performing Arts, Graz/Austria with Howard Curtis and Wolfgang Tozzi, Bachelor Degree with Distinction
  • KUG Special Scholarship 2009
  • KUG Special Award 2011
  • Participant of the IASJ-Meeting 2010 in The Hague
  • since 2011 Co-Organizer of the workshop „Nordic Grooves“ in Heidenreichstein, Lower Austria
  • Band projects include: Edi Nulz (www.edi-nulz.com), PeroPero (www.peroperoberlin.com), Krachberg (www.myspace.com/krachberg), aura:L sculptures (www.laurawinkler.com), Olala, Beinfreiheit, Martin Schaberl Trio (www.martinschaberl.com), Snow Owl Trio (www.the-snow-owl.com), Musicact,…
  • Performances in Austria (Porgy&Bess, Birdland Vienna, Jazzwerkstatt Vienna WUK, Stockwerk Graz, Jazzwerkstatt Graz, Fat Tuesday Orpheum Extra, Royal Garden Jazz Club Graz, Jazzclub Life Salzburg,….), Germany (B-Flat Berlin, Braunschweig Landessparkasse), Switzerland (ONO Bern, Dolder2 Schaffhausen), Slovenia (Jazzfestival Lent Maribor), Italy (Martucci Jazz Festival Salerno), Poland (Jazzfestival Krakow) and China (Concert Tour with Püchner Bassoon Quartet 2007)