Professional musician, composer, arranger and educator from Lübeck, Germany. Studied jazz trumpet and composition in Berlin, Germany.
Played and worked with many internationally known jazz musicians together (Jiggs Whigham, Peter Herbolzheimer, Clark Terry, Kenny Wheeler, John Ruocco, Ack van Rooyen, Carlos Bica etc)
Has written compositions and arrangements for major big bands in Germany (Radio Big Band Hamburg, National youth jazz orchestra, European youth jazz orchestra…) and for wind ensembles, jazz choir, small chamber music ensembles and TV documentaries.
Teaches at the local music school and music college.