Born in 198* near Salzburg, Austria, Klaus grew up in an Area where you´re usually born with skis on your feet. He had his first drum-lessons at the age of 8. His first public appearances took place at 9 years old. In 1999 he joined the local classical Orchestra. After attending boarding school in 1998 he had lessons with various teachers. After school he moved on to study music at various institutions (Drummer´s Focus Salzburg and Munich, Anton Bruckner Privatuniversität) and to work with different bands and got booked more and more for various session projects.Today Klaus leads a busy schedule with an average of 100 concerts annually.