Since 2018 professor for flute at the university of music and performing arts Vienna. From 2000–2018 professor for flute at the University of Music Franz Liszt Weimar. Since 2014 guest professor at the University of Music Krakow. Master classes worldwide. Soloist, chamber musician, founder of numerous ensembles. CD recordings, television and radio productions.In 2006 winner of the German Records Critics’ Award and in 2007 winner of the Leopold. Until 2009 22 years solo flutist with the Staatskapelle Weimar, since 2008 regular cooperation with Camerata Salzburg. Soloist with Staatskapelle Dresden, the radio symphony orchestras of SWR Freiburg Baden-Baden, MDR Leipzig and WDR Köln. Solo concerts with Camerata Salzburg, Dresdner Philharmonie and the Folkwang Chamber Orchestra. Concerts tours as member of Ludwigsburg Festival Orchestra in China, Japan and South America. Studied at the University of Music Stuttgart.