Cellist's Biography

Bornin Heidelberg, Germany
TeachersDavid Geringas – Musikhochschule Hamburg

Paul Tortelier – Musikhochschule Essen

Leslie Parnas – Boston University , Master of Music degree

Scholarshipsfrom the Educational Foundation of the German People and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
PrizesPrize-winner (three times) of the Competition Young Artists of the Federal Republic of Germany

First Prize in the Concerto-Aria Competition, Boston

Recipient of grants from the Cultural Services of the German Federation of Industry

Performances with Orchestraa. o. with the Boston Symphony Orchestra (conducted by Arthur Fiedler), the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, Czech State Philharmonic Orchestra, Rumanian National Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra of Brazil, Thailand Philharmonic
Recitalsin Brazil, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, England, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Jamaica, Malaysia, Nigeria, Panama, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, USA
Premier Performancesworks of Fredric Kroll, Siegfried Burger, Volker David Kirchner, Philipp von Piechowski etc.
Workshops  and Masterclassesin Positano (Italy), Los Angeles (USA), Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Brasilia, Porto Alegre, Belem, Fortaleza, Recife, Joao Pessoa (Brasilien), San Jose (Costa Rica), Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic), Havanna (Kuba), Kingston (Jamaica), Panama City (Panama), Penang (Malaysia) and Lagos (Nigeria)

Improvisations                                  with dancers, actors and percussionists (Duo Percucello with Pape Dieye)


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