biography

Grandbook

 

born 1969

 

childhood at the gate to the black forest

 

first piano lessons at the age of 5

 

first piano competitions at the age of 12

 

first contact with “light music“ at the age of 14

 

first band at the age of 16

 

first musical studies at the age of 20

 

first record deal at the age of 21

 

second musical studies specialising in film scoring at the age of 24
under composer and oscar-winner cong su at the -filmakademie ludwigsburg-

 

first own soundstudio at the age of 26

 

first own soundstudio in berlin at the age of 28

 

first time father at the age of 31

 

second time father at the age of 35

 

2004-2014 living and working surrounded by bavarian mountains and lakes at diessen am ammersee

 

meanwhile numerous celebrated filmscores for television and cinema from big orchestral works to small rock ensembles

 

orchestral arrangements and performances for artists like:

ronan keating … delaware … beatsteaks … tocotronic … nikko … stone the crowe … susie van der meer … etc.

 

since 2004 member of the german film academy

 

return to Berlin in 2014