Education

2011-10-03 – 2013-10-09 Artistic postgraduate (soloist) studies in composition with Prof. Hanspeter Kyburz.
Academy of Music Hanns Eisler Berlin (Ger).
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Exchange studies with Prof. Beat Furrer.
University of the Arts (KUG) in Graz (Aut).
2009-09-01 – 2012-06-19 Artistic postgraduate (soloist) studies in composition with Prof. Luca Fran­ces­coni.
Malmö Academy of Music, Lund University (Swe).
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Exchange studies with Prof. Adriana Hölszky.
Mozarteum Uni­versity in Salz­burg (Au­t).
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Exchange studies with Prof. Wolfgang Rihm.
University of Music Karls­ruhe (Ger).
2007-08-27 – 2009-06-07 Artistic master studies in composition with Prof. Luca Francesconi.
Malmö Academy of Music, Lund University (Swe).

2005-10-01 – 2010-08-11 Scientific postgraduate studies in arts management with Prof. Dr. Steffen Höh­ne.
Liszt School of Music Weimar (Ger).
2004-10-01 – 2006-09-30 Pedagogical postgraduate studies in piano with Prof. Gerhard Erber.
Liszt School of Music Weimar (Ger).
2004-04-01 – 2006-03-31 Pedagogical postgraduate studies in music theory with Prof. Klaus Hei­wolt.
Liszt School of Music Weimar (Ger).
2004-04-01 – 2010-08-11 Artistic diploma studies in composition with Prof. Michael Obst.
Liszt School of Music Weimar (Ger).
2002-10-01 – 2007-09-30 Artistic diploma studies in opera coaching (Prof. Ulrich Vogel) and conducting (Prof. Gunter Kahlert).
Liszt School of Music Weimar (Ger).

2001-08-01 – 2002-05-31 Civil service in residential elder care in Bestwig (Ger).
2001-06-21 German A-Levels at Catholic grammar school in Meschede (Ger).
1996-10 – 1998-09-16 Studies and C-exam in church music in Hagen (Ger).

ADDITIONAL COMPOSITION TUITION
2004 – 2016 Composition lessons with guest, masterclass & private teachers Mark Andre, Carola Bauckholt, Pierluigi Billone, Chaya Czernowin, James Dillon, Reinhard Febel, Dror Feiler, Brian Ferneyhough, Francesco Filidei, Bernd Fran­ke, Ivar Frounberg, Helmut Lachenmann, Fabien Lévy, Claus-Steffen Mahnkopf, Paula af Malmborg Ward, Rytis Mažulis, Kjartan Olafsson, Veli-Matti Puumala, Roger Reynolds, Lucia Ronchetti, Niels Rosing-Schow, Rebecca Saunders, Martin Schüttler, Ertuğrul Sevsay, Simon Steen-Andersen, Hans Thomalla, Las­se Thoresen, Germán Toro-Pérez, Ming Tsao, Tapio Tuomela.
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Composition lectures with György Kurtág, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Cristóbal Halffter, Mauricio Kagel, Steve Reich, Mathias Spahlinger, Georges Aperghis, Richard Karpen, Marco Stroppa, Michael Edward Edgerton, Orm Finnendahl, Natasha Barrett.
2006 / 2008 / 2012 / 2016 International Summer Course for New Music in Darmstadt (Ger).
2015-08-04 – 21 Summer Academy Schloss Solitude 2015 in Stuttgart (Ger).
2010-05-20 – 30 Nordplus IP Music Laboratory ‘The Process’ in Druskininkai (Ltu).