2009 - 2011
2012 - 2013
2012 - 2014
2013 - 2014
born in Germany, Lüneburg near Hamburg with dutch roots.
Music education since 1999
Experiences at piano, singing (tenor), conducting, (e)guitar and pipe organ
Training as a c-choirconductor
Training as a composer for media
at the School of Entertainment and Technology, Cologne
Composition and orchestration lessons with Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Andreas Schultz
Participation in the International Filmmusic-Competition, Zürich, predicate: excellent
One of the 16 finalists of the Kika „Dein Song“ TV show for young composers/songwriters
One of 5 finalists for a masterclass in composition/orchestration at the
„Filmmusicfestival Sachsen Anhalt“ (cooperation with „State Orchestra Halle“)
Guest student at the University for Music and Theatre in Hamburg
Scholarship-holder for Filmsound Hamburg (Masterclasses for Filmmusic, Gamesmusic and Trailermusic)
Studying bachelor in composition for film, media and theatre at the Zurich University of Arts (professors: Peter Scherer, Niki Reiser, Johannes Schild, Matthias Steinauer, André Bellmont, Rodolphe Schacher, Till Löffler, Kurt Widorski, Benjamin Lang, Domenico Ferrari, Marc Kissóczy).
Masterclass with filmcomposer Marcel Vaid and director Oliver Paulus at Solothurn Filmfestival
Participation in International Composition Competition „Maurice Ravel“!
(first place in Germany, finalist with special mentioned certificate at intern. level)
Masterclass with film composer Balz Bachmann at Solothurn Filmfestival
Awarded with "Kulturförderpreis 2016" in music
One of 5 finalists for a masterclass in composition/orchestration at the „Filmmusicfestival Sachsen Anhalt“ (Live performance of his music in cooperation with „State Orchestra Halle“)
Winning the german film music award in the category "Best Music for Short-Films" for his soundtrack to "Little Infinity"
Studying master in composition for screen at the "Royal College Of Music in London
various performances as musician and artist