contemporary compositions. Duo partner of the violinist Th. Zehetmair for several years. CD recordings of works by Ulf-D. Soyka. Studied at Mozarteum Salzburg under Prof. Neumueller, graduated with distinction as a concert pianist as well as pedagogue. Awarded Bernhard Paumgartner medal for outstanding interpretation of works by Mozart; recognition award by the Ministry of Science. Scholarship by Boesendorfer, award winner of competitions.