Biography

Studies at the Jazz School Basel with Thomas Moeckel, Hans Feigenwinter, Niki Reiser

Studies at the Jazz Berufsschule St. Gallen with Vince Vonlanthen, Peter Eigenmann, Carlo Schoeb and others

Teaching at music schools

Live and studio work with various jazz, fusion and rock formations

Own duo “Jazz In Common” (git,voc)

Participation in dance projects

Concert activity in Switzerland and in the near abroad

Performances at jazz festivals (Lugano)

CD recordings: 1995 Ago Totaro “The Greatest Flops”, 1998 as rhythm guitarist on Fritz Renold’s “Starlight” (with Randy Brecker, Mark Soskin, Christian Jacob, Bill Pierce, Mike Richmond, Danny Gottlieb) as well as 1999 “Star Crossed Lovers” (with Bob Berg and Adam Nussbaum among others)

Performance with own arrangements at the Saalbau Concerts 2000 in Aarau (among others with Bobby Watson and Adi Yeshaia. Participation in the “Vocal Night” of the same concert series with Buster Williams and Carl Allen among others)

2003 debut album WINDSONG (sextet, mainly own compositions, co-production with Radio DRS, Unit Records)

In between concert activity with different formations – among others own trio “Bue Shade

2012 second album THE INNER STAR (quartet, original compositions, co-production with Radio DRS, Unit Records)

Concert activity with Rebecca Spiteri “Becky & The Gents”

2022 third album ENDAWIN (trio, original compositions, Unit).