[ Education ]  


2000 - 2003 Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA (USA)
Diploma in Professional Music, Concentrate in Guitar Performance & Arranging
Private Instruction w. Richie Hart, Jack Pezzanelli, Bret Willmott, Bob Harrigan & Garrison Fewell
1984 - 1993 University of Zurich (Switzerland)
Master’s Degree in General History, English Literature & Linguistics
1982 - 1986 Jazz studies at the Hot Club de Jazz in Lisbon (Portugal) & at the Swiss Jazz School in Berne (Switzerland)
Private Studies: Jazz Guitar w. Beat Baumli (Berklee alumni) in Zurich (1996-2000)
Classical Organ w. Hans-Beat Hänggi in Glarus (1977-82, 1986-91)
Classical Piano w. Stanley Hahn in Owatonna, MN (1980-81)
Classical Piano w. Ruth Blumer-Batt in Glarus (1971-78)
Workshops with: Pat Martino, John Scofield, Gary Burton, Steve Swallow & Karl Berger

with Dianne Reeves in Boston (May 2003)