about felix


– 1986 born in Berlin/Germany
– 1993-1998 elementary school Gustl Sandner Berlin
– 1998-2006 high school Georg Friedrich Händel Gymnasium Berlin
– 2006-2013 university Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler” Berlin
– 2009-2012 Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin academy
– 2006-2014 teaching school orchestra (violin section) at Georg Friedrich Händel Gymnasium Berlin
– 2012ff support, webdesign, community management and testing at ShiVa Technologies
– 2014ff executive secretary Sächsischer Kammerchor Leipzig

music education

– first violin lessons at the Berlin Mitte Music School by Jürgen Lampe
– first music theory lessons by Sebastian Stier
– youth student at the HfM Berlin with Prof. Stefan Picard and later Prof. Michael Vogler
– Georg Friedrich Händel Gymnasium in Berlin, music-focussed high school
Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler” Berlin, mentored by Prof. Michael Vogler
– chamber music classes with Prof.s Eberhard Feltz, Wayne Foster-Smith and Fabio Bidini
– composing and music theory classes by Sebastian Stier and Steffen Schellhase
– diplomas in violin orchestral music and violin pedagogy

orchestra experience

– 9 years of high school orchestra, most of them as concert master
– 3 years at the Deutsches Muskischulorchester
– temporary at LJO Brandenburg
– 6 years at the Konzertorchester Berlin
– 2-year scholarship at the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin
– subsequent temp’ing at the RSB for several years
– 7 years of teaching high school level youth orchestra

music awards

– several awards at jugend musiziert, the last time 2004 Bundespreisträger violin
– 2009 German Choir Contest composer award for “Ein Bitteres Liebeslied”

3D development program proficiency

ShiVa3D by Stonetrip
Autodesk Mudbox
Modo Indie
Substance Painter

2D art program proficiency

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Lightroom
Paint Shop Pro 7-X

coding proficiency

basic C++ 11

multimedia proficiency

Adobe Premiere
Apple Final Cut Pro X
Apple Motion
Notion 5
Studio One 2