With MEINL since:
March 20, 1987
Place of birth:
Currently living in:
Favorite MEINL cymbal:
since I was 5 years old
Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:
Play the guitar, meet friends and make our bass player angry from time to time
Anything, as long as it's prepared with love because you will taste the difference.
Water during playing, beer after the show and nothing against a wine from Steiermark/Austria.
Water Grassmann, Richard Filz, Jost Nickel, Fritz Rappold, Curt Cress
Highlight of your career so far:
Winner of "MM Jazznachwuchsförderung 2008", 2nd place "young drummer of austria" award, concert with Jim Neely and Markus Stockhausen, STS support tour with Russkaja, Mapex drummer of tomorrow finalist 2009 and 2011
Groove, precision, Turbipolka, complexe fills, good sound, und song-fitting playing
Drumming means to me:
Self-realization and to let others take part in it
Advice for up and coming drummers:
Have a vision, hold to it and do everything to realize it.
How would you describe yourself:
I wouldn't describe myself, I would draw myself.