The moment of sudden realisation. Whether they are concerts, seminars or workshops of several days, in all my events I strive to offer fresh experience through new perspectives and methods.

New Quartet for Chinese-German Mixed Ensemble

For Guzheng, Erhu, Dizi and Piano

17 Dong Zhi Men Wai Da Jie, 使馆区 Chao Yang Qu, Bei Jing Shi, China, 100027

03 Oct 2024 - 19:30

Without Papers

Object Theater by and With Sophie Bartels

Schloßstraße 22, 06406 Bernburg (Saale), Deutschland

18 Oct 2021 - 17:00

This wonderful piece, to which I was allowed to contribute two arrangements for music box, tells about the life of two people on the run: the philosopher Walter Benjamin and the resistance fighter Lisa Fittko. At a time when there was little security, they - like many others - became "sans papiers", people without papers. The production tells of life in exile, of solidarity and resistance and the courage of those who dare to face injustice.

After the Schaubühne Berlin, the production can now also be seen at the Wildwechsel Theater Festival.


Founding of the Bucerius Ensemble Hamburg

A New Student Orchestra for the Law School Hamburg

Jungiusstraße 6, 20355 Hamburg, Deutschland

29 Jun 2021 - 05:30

On behalf of the Bucerius law school Hamburg, I founded the Bucerius Ensemble as a conductor together with committed students and the director of the Studium generale. With many alternative approaches, we succeeded in doing this despite the pandemic! So we were finally able to hold our first real rehearsal with pieces and arrangements I specially wrote.


Borne of the Flowing Water

Hymn for a Fine Arts Installation
Brewing Symbiotics

An der Schwemme 1, 06108 Halle (Saale), Deutschland

11 Apr 2021 - 15:00

On behalf of the artist Marie-Eve Levasseur, I'm creating a polyphonic vocal piece for her installation of her virtual work, which explores the female role in brewing processes.


Composition and Instrument Making

Chinese-German Exchange Project with Students
Ku Bi 2019

Revaler Str. 99, 10245 Berlin, Deutschland

18 Aug 2019 - 17:00

It was a great pleasure for me, together with the wonderful organisers of InterCultur Hamburg and the instrument makers of KOLLEGEN2KOMMA3, to guide young people to the composing of their own piece and to accompany the performance.


Chineses National Anthem Revised

Solo Piano Alexander Wienand

Holteistraße 6-9, 10245 Berlin, Deutschland

03 Aug 2019 - 20:30

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Bosch foundation I am invited to give a speech about my work during my stay on the special island called Amoy.


International Choir Festival "Harmony of Voices"

Interpreting for International Master Classes for Conducting Children's Choirs

38 Chaoyangmen Outer St, Chao Wai, Chaoyang Qu, Beijing Shi, China

17 Jul 2019 - 09:00

It was a great pleasure for me to watch the impressive conductor Gabriella Thész and Craig Denison working with some outstanding Chinese children's choirs and to ensure a smooth understanding.


Premiere Performance of a New Ensemble Piece

For Voice, Saxophone Quartet and Piano

Bayreuther Str. 37, 10787 Berlin, Deutschland

12 Apr 2019 - 20:00

Inspired by a text of a seven year old girl, this new work embarks on a snowflake's journey with an unforeseen ending. The work was commissioned by the German composer's association.


Concert For Orchestra

"passiert mir ständig" for chamberorchestra

Badepark 1, 39218 Schönebeck (Elbe), Deutschland

22 Feb 2019 - 19:30

Performance of my new piece, that was comissioned by the DTKV.


New Piece for Orchestra

for chamber orchestra

Schönebecker Str. 129, 39104 Magdeburg, Deutschland

16 Nov 2018 - 19:30

This new piece is commissioned by the society of musicians Germany.


Sino-Foreign Literature Translation & Publishing Conferrence

Representing Music

2 Fucheng Rd, Haidian Qu, Beijing Shi, China

24 Aug 2018 - 15:30

At the invitation of the People's Republic of China, I will attend the prestigious meeting of translators and publishers in Beijing and share my findings in the translation of Liu Sola's novella.


Concert in the Forum of Fine Arts Magdeburg

Premier Performance of My New Work for Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano

Brandenburger Str. 10, 39104 Magdeburg, Deutschland

24 Nov 2017 - 19:30

By a commission of the German Asociation of Musicians my new quintet will be performed by the Berlin modern art ensemble together with Olivier Messians masterpiece "Quatuor pour la fin du temps".


Choir Concert in the Cathedral of Magdeburg

Premier Performance of My New Piece For Camber Choir
Kammerchor-Josquin-des-Préz Anne-Hornemann-3612

Am Dom 1, 39104 Magdeburg, Deutschland

23 Sep 2017 - 18:00

For the first time the magnificent chamber choir from Leipzig performs in the cathedral of Magdeburg. This new a cappella piece, which I composed during my stay in the Cité des Arts Paris, has thereby found its ideal cast: sublime and cultured choir sound meeting the extrodinary acustics of Germanies first gothic cathedral.


China & Music in Neukölln

Chinese Calligraphy and FAQs

Schillerkiez, Berlin, Deutschland

23 Jul 2016 - 10:00

From10 a.m. to 9 p.m. I'm part of the market called "Kulturenfest" in the heart of Neukölln and happy to let you have a try in Chinese Calligraphy or ask me ANY question regarding China & music.



at the social impact lab Leipzig

Weißenfelser Str. 65H, 04229 Leipzig, Deutschland

29 Jan 2016 - 18:00

A forum for alumni of the Robert-Bosch-foundation programmes to discuss social interpreneurship, freelancing and cultural industries.


Three Pieces for Flute in Concert

Toscana Hall at the Residence Wurzburg

Residenz Würzburg, Residenzplatz 2, 97070 Würzburg, Deutschland

23 Nov 2015 - 18:00

Together with Corina Nastoll at the flute, we'll accompany the celebrations of the fiftieth anniversary of the sinology in Wurzburg.


"Funk Shui" during CHIME Conference

Suite for Chinese Lute and Guitar

Rue du Diorama 4, 1204 Genève, Schweiz

24 Oct 2015 - 10:30

This intricate piece merges Chinese awareness for timbre and melody with the rhythmic precision of funk. In that juxtaposition it is singular and a much desired addition to the repertoire. The music showcases the full capabilities of the instruments and their players. In an entertaining way it adds a new perspective on how the Chinese and Western elements can be combined successfully.


New Piece for the Aurora Festival Dallas

Electronic Music for a Live Projection

2389 Flora St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA

16 Oct 2015 - 19:00

Together with the guys of dandelion & burdock, premiere of a new projection showcase.


Piano Solo Concert at Schloss Hohenheim

"Wiegenlied" & "Andante con moto"

Universität Hohenheim, Schloß Hohenheim 1, 70599 Stuttgart, Deutschland

13 Sep 2015 - 11:00

During the farewell ceremony for lecturers of the Bosch foundation, I play two pieces for piano solo with special references to China and saying goodbye.


Chinese Premiere Performance of "Funk Shui"

Duo for Chinese Lute and Guitar

China, 福建省厦门思明区厦门大学学生活动中心

22 Jul 2015 - 19:30

This intricate piece merges Chinese awareness for timbre and melody with the rhythmic precision of funk. In that juxtaposition it is singular and a much desired addition to the repertoire. The music showcases the full capabilities of the instruments and their players. In an entertaining way it adds a new perspective on how the Chinese and Western elements can be combined successfully. The premiere at Xiamen University is supported by the Swiss Consulate and the Robert Bosch Foundation.


Seminar on German Music at Xiamen University

Thoughts, Concepts and Appreciation

Xiamen University No.1 Gezhibu Activity Relic Site, Siming, Xiamen, Fujian, China, 361000

14 Jul 2015 - 14:30

This course is designed to train general knowledge about Germany via basic types and styles of German music. Through analysing its masterpieces and related texts, students will gain an initial understanding of German high arts and culture and will have the opportunity to practice the use of special art related vocabulary in order enhance their skill to reason about this topic. Not only will their command of German increase but their horizon regarding German culture will be widened as well, enabling students to identify major streams of German art and understand their impact on literature, philosophy , aesthetics and related aspects.


Chinese Calligraphy Class

Beginners Course

Sichuan University Jinjiang College, Pengshan, Meishan, Sichuan, China, 620860

14 Apr 2015 - 20:00

During the spring academy of the Bosch foundation a broad introduction into Chinese characters, their use, writing and appreciation.


New Work in New York City

Electric Music for the Manhattan Bridge
Nyfol 2

Manhattan Bridge, Manhattan Bridge, New York, NY 11201, USA

06 Nov 2014 - 18:00

Raw electonic piece “Aggregate” for a projection showcase by dandelion & burdock at the New York festival of lights.


"Ich 你 ВМЕСТЕ"

Seminar on Intercultural Communication

3 Wen Hua Lu, Heping Qu, Shenyang Shi, Liaoning Sheng, China

06 Jun 2014 - 09:00

In cooperation with the Far East University of Vladivostok and funds provided by the Bosch foundation a 5-day seminar with a variety of programmes on intercultural communication is held at the Northeastern University in Shenyang.


Chinese Premiere Performance of "forward"

Piano Solo Performance

Xiamen Art School, 158 Cang Li Lu, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Province, China, 361005

13 May 2014 - 19:30

The Austrian pianist David Six plays an arrangement for solo piano of the ensemble piece "forward". The performance includes an outreach programm provided by students of the university of Xiamen.


Bustour of the Goethe Institut

Fifth Stop at Xiamen University

Qun Xian Lu, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng, China

06 May 2014 - 10:00

The Goethe Institut offers a variety of special programmes within the German-Chinese year of learnig languages 2013/2014 by sending a bus through China, this bus is called „Lai deyu ba – Hier kommt Deutsch“.


"Faust I" at Xiamen University

Solo Performance

Xiamen University No.1 Gezhibu Activity Relic Site, Siming, Xiamen, Fujian, China, 361000

02 May 2014 - 10:00

By invitation of the German consulat in China Haydar Zorlu performs Faust I and holds a workshop on acting.


Workshop on Translating at Nanjing University


Nanjing-Universität, Hui Wen Lu, Gulou Qu, Nanjing Shi, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 210008

17 Apr 2014 - 09:00

Introduction how to translate Chinese poems and lyrics into German especially with regard to music.


Chinese Calligraphy Class

Beginners Course

5 Jin Shan Dong Lu, Quanshan Qu, Xuzhou Shi, Jiangsu Sheng, China

21 Mar 2014 - 19:30

During the spring academy of theBosch foundation a broad introduction into Chinese characters, their use, writing and appreciation.


Premier Performance of "Little Dear"

The new chamber choir of Magdeburg sings new commissioned work

Schönebecker Straße 129, 39104 Magdeburg, Deutschland

22 Nov 2013 - 19:30

Premier performance of my new and delicate piece for chamber choir in one of Magdeburg's finest concert hall.


New Piece for Orchestra

in cooperation with the Impuls festival

Badepark 1, 39218 Schönebeck (Elbe), Deutschland

08 Nov 2013 - 20:00

Premier performance of the new piece “A5z-7y” for orchestra commissioned by the society of musicians of Saxony-Anhalt


Concert in the Confucius-Institut Hamburg

Duo for Chinese lute and guitar

Konfuzius-Institut an der Universität Hamburg e.V., Feldbrunnenstraße 67, 20148 Hamburg, Deutschland

26 May 2013 - 19:00

By invitation of the Confucius Institute Hamburg, performance of the duo “Migratory Journey I” for Chinese lute and cello.


Broadcast of the Premier Performance of "Gold & Wire"

Quartett for Trumpet, Saxophone, Contrabass Trombone and Piano

Wallensteinstraße 117, 90431 Nürnberg, Deutschland

21 Jan 2013 - 10:00

A very special Frankonian piece commissioned by the Bavarian broadcast service for its series "Young Philharmonics".


Premier Performance of "Migratory Journey I" & "Studie II"

Werke für chinesische Laute in verschiedenen Besetzungen
Pipa Poster4

Hofstallstraße 6-8, 97070 Würzburg, Deutschland

28 Apr 2010 - 18:00

A concert that explores and presents my compositional research into the playing techniques of the Chinese lute (pipa) in combination with classical Western instruments. The concert will be followed by a master class on playing techniques and the background to the pipa with the interpreter Yu Lingling and me as sinologist and interpreter.


Premier Performance of Very First Orchestral Piece

"Imbiss" for Orchestra

Str. d. Opfer des Faschismus 38, 38820 Halberstadt, Deutschland

30 May 2000 - 15:30

My first orchestral work "Imbiss" was premiered as part of the Young Composers Orchestra Workshop of the State Music Committee in Halberstadt, Saxony-Anhalt. The premiere was also recorded by Central Deutsche Radio and broadcast on television.


Concert of Young Composers

Class of Dieter Nathow

Hegelstraße 2, 39104 Magdeburg, Deutschland

17 Jan 1997 - 18:30

First public performance of a an own piece.