* 1964 Zürich, from Bischofszell (TG), schweizerischer, italienischer und österreichischer Staatsbürger.
Vice Dean, Professor and Head of Research and Development of Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, School of Music. He holds a PhD from the University of Zurich, and has held research and teaching positions as Research Fellow, Lecturer, and Visiting Professor, at the Research Center for Music Iconography at The City University of New York, the universities of Basel and Zurich, the Faculty of Music of the University of Arts in Belgrade, the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, the Facultad de Música of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, and The University of Tasmania. For a couple of years he has worked as a freelance music journalist. He is a board member of numerous national and international scientific and learned societies, including his role as President of Association Répertoire International d'Iconographie Musicale (RIdIM), and Member of the Directorium of the International Musicological Society.
Current list of all publications available at ResearchGate