1962-Born in Illertissen, Germany
1967-First piano lessons
1975 -1976-Organ and Conducting Lessons at the Diocesan Music School in Augsburg
1975 -1983-Organist at the Roman Catholic Church in Illertissen
1976 -1982-Classical Piano Studies at the University “Mozarteum” in Salzburg, Austria with Prof. Winfried Wolf and Prof. Sergio Perticaroli – several classical piano concerts at the Mozarteum
1982-Matric at the „Kolleg der Schulbrüder“ in Illertissen
1983 - 1989-Organist at the roman catholic church in Freilassing, near Salzburg
1983 - 1988-Classical Organ Studies at the University Mozarteum in Salzburg with Prof. Oskar Peter.