born in Hamburg, Germany.
1983–91 studies visual arts, in Hamburg and Düsseldorf, with
Graubner and A.R. Penck.
In the 90s works as an art critic in Budapest, Hungary. Playing various
musical instruments (guitar, piano, trumpet, violin) as improvisor, solo
and in a freejazz orchestra. Still painting and developing theories on
Since 2003 autodidactical studies in modern composition. Playing
alternatively notated Music (Cardew, Cage, Wolff) with the ensemble “serve
music!”. Writing piano pieces in traditional notation (yet without
2005-08 organizes fortnightly concerts of current music (Keith Rowe, John
Tilbury, János Négyesy, Christian Wolff, Peter Ablinger,
Johansson, Makiko Nishikaze, Eugene Chadbourne…) in a church in
Since 2007 writing pieces in a self developed diagram-notaion, under the
label Ordinary Music.
Ordinary Music has been performed by the ensembles: Nelly Boyd, Tonart
(Hamburg), Akros Percussion Collective (Ohio), Eis (Vienna) Lemur (Oslo)
Variable Geometry Orchestra (Lisbon) and several ad-hoc-formations
(including musical laymen as well as skilled musicians).
Tel.: +49 40 38019737