Full CV

1970  

born on July 24th in Feuchtwangen (Bavaria)

1989

studies of church music in Esslingen

1991

studies of composition at the Hochschule für Musik in Würzburg with Prof. Heinz Winbeck

1993

3rd prize in the Armin Knab Composing Competition

1994

3rd prize in the Composing Competition of the Paul Woitschach foundation 1994 for Klavierstück I

1996

1st prize in the FORUM OST-WEST Composing Competition in Bergisch Gladbach for Klaviertrio
world premiere by Ensemble Köln

1997

1st prize in the Armin Knab Composing Competition

special prize in the Hochschulwettbewerb für Komposition for breathe

award winner in the international Günter Bialas Composing Competition for Chamber Music 1997 in Munich with Nachtlied

1998

Member of the internationalen Symposium The Art of Composition – Towards the 21st Century der Rubin Academy of Music and Dance Jerusalem with TENEBRAE

teaching of composition at the University of Music Würzburg

1999

selection of Zwei Orchesterstücke for the Saarbrücker Komponistenwerkstatt and first performance by the Rundfunk Sinfonieorchester Saarbrücken conducted by Konstantia Gourzi during the festival Musik im 20. Jahrhundert
live broadcasting of the world premiere by Saarländischer Rundfunk

last round of the 7 best entries in theComposing Competition of Christoph Delz Foundation (Basel) with Konzert für Klavier und Orchester

world premiere and CD recording of Kolibri by Ensemble Maderna

2000

MEISTERKLASSE diploma composition
world premiere of Konzert für Klavier und Orchester conducted by András Hamary and Benjamin Kobler as soloist
 world premiere of Voices

Co-founder of music publishing company Theophilius Productions

2001

teaching of composition and music theory at the University of Music Würzburg

2003

world premiere of Sylphidentänze (commissioned by young.euro.classic, Europäischer Musik Sommer Berlin) by RIAS Jugendorchester conducted by Hermann Bäumer

1st prize in the International Composing Competition Schweinfurt with Guru (2. Fassung)
world premiere with Hubert Steiner as soloist conducted by Joachim F.W. Schneider

European Composer’s Award of the City of Berlin for Sylphidentänze

member of the organizing committee of Tage der Neuen Musik Würzburg 2003 

2004

performances of the works three alphabets for violin and guitar (first performance), Caprichos - 1. Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Pintor. and Aureolen at 42. Internationale Ferienkurse für Neue Musik in Darmstadt

2005

member of the organizing committee of Tage der Neuen Musik Würzburg 2005: Szenarien 

CD recording of Caprichos - 1. Francisco Goya y Lucientes, Pintor. by Jürgen Ruck

member of the jury of Ensemble Maderna Composing Competition 2004/05

Bayerischer Staatsförderpreis 2005 (an award given by the German Federal State of Bavaria)

2006

Portrait Programme by Bayerischer Rundfunk
Horizonte, Solo Works by Joachim F.W. Schneider

teaching music theory in the class of highly talented children at the University of Music Würzburg and the Music School Aschaffenburg

2007

member of the organizing committee of Tage der Neuen Musik Würzburg 2005: ZIPANGU - Das Leuchten Japans 

Coinitiator of Würzburger Institut für Neue Musik und Gegenwartsmusik (WING) at the Hochschule für Musik Würzburg

2008

1st WING Project: Messiaen 2008
(14 concerts with the complete oeuvre for piano and organ, chamber music and ensemble)

2009

WING Project: Biennale Tage der Neuen Musik Würzburg 2009: Krzysztof Penderecki in the presence of Penderecki

world premiere of the arrangement of the Italian Concerto BWV 971 in Berkeley (California) conducted by Kent Nagano

1st Prize und Special Prize of the City of Kotka in the II. International Uuno Klami Composition Competition (Finnland) for Drei Orchesterstücke

teaching music theory in a pilot scheme for highly skilled children at the school Matthias-Grünewald-Gymnasium in Würzburg

2010

world premiere of Stretto (commissioned by Kymi Sinfonietta) in Kotka (Finland) by Kymi Sinfonietta, conductor Yasuo Shinozaki

2011

WING Project: Biennale Tage der Neuen Musik Würzburg 2011: Musik und Raum

world premiere of Doppelkonzert for quarter-tone accordion, accordion and chamber orchestra (commissioned by Lapland Chamber Orchestra) in Rovaniemi (Lapland) by Lapland Chamber Orchestra, conductor John Storgårds, soloists Susanne and Veli Kujala

world premiere of Concerto for String Orchestra (commissioned by Bachwoche Ansbach) in Ansbach by Münchener Kammerorchester, conductor Alexander Liebreich

2012

world premiere of some parts of Goldberg, Aria mit verschiedenen Veränderungen (commissioned by Jürgen Ruck and Petri Kumela) in Helsinki (Finland) by Jürgen Ruck and Petri Kumela

2013

deputy professor for composition at the Academy of Music in Würzburg

world premiere of the arrangement of Concerto II, BWV 593 (commissioned by Bachwoche Ansbach) in Ansbach by Capella Gabetta with Sol Gabetta as soloist

world premiere of Goldberg, Aria mit verschiedenen Veränderungen in Aarhus (Danemark) by Jürgen Ruck and Petri Kumela

CD recording of PlingPlong (commissioned by Stefan Barcsay) by Stefan Barcsay

WING Project: Biennale Tage der Neuen Musik Würzburg 2013: Hans Werner Henze

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