Violin studies in Switzerland and Salzburg (Sandor Vegh). Member of the Camerata Academica des Mozarteums Salzburg 1990-93. Conducting studies in Switzerland with Ewald Körner, Horst Stein, Ralf Weikert. Further study with Jorma Panula in Helsinki. Conducting Prize of the Swiss Musicians Association 1993 and 1995. Assistant conductor under John Neschling at the St. Gall opera (seasons 1994 to 1997). Assistant conductor at the National Theatre of Szeged (Hungary). Assistant conductor of Armin Jordan at the Grand Théatre de Genève. Guest conductor in Switzerland, USA, Russia, Poland, Italy, France, Czech Republic.