Born in Munich, grown-up mainly in Hamburg.

  • Piano diploma at Hamburger Music Academy with Prof. Eckart Besch
  • Concert exam (Konzertexamen) piano at Lübeck Music Acadey with Prof. Conrad Hansen
    (a student of the famous Swiss pianist Edwin Fischer)
  • Music therapy with Prof. Johannes Eschen and Prof. Harm Willms (both ex-presidents of. DMtG)
  • Medicine with “Approbation” (medical degree) 1982
  • Becoming conductor with several choirs and Orchestras

After the studies I worked as a free lance concert pianist with event service until the economical crisis in 2000 which forced me to make a come-back to medicine because of the responsability for my family (5 kids from 7 to 26) so the cultural activity was reduced a little.

International living places:

  • BRD
  • Italy
    • 3 years Milano
    • 2 years Naples
  • Switzerland > 5 years as psychiatrist
    • Meiringen BE
    • Lungern NW
    • Solothurn SO + Marsens
    • Trübbach SG
    • Münsingen BE
    • Zürich
    • Baden AG

In Medicine:

  • Specialisation for General Practitioner (Germany) finished, exam planned
    • emergency services all over Germany in many different forms
  • Specialisation as psychiatrist for Switzerland neary completed