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- MUSICIAN, MUSIC TEACHER (vocals, piano, keyboards, guitars, blues harp, percussion, drums)
- SONG WRITER
- BOOK WRITER
- MUSIC PRODUCER -
1st of Octobre 1958 born in Augsburg (Bavaria).
At the age of 4 years first piano lessons from his mother.
With 5 years lessons of drums, percussion and classical ballet.
With 11 years concert guitar and e-guitar.
1976-1979 study of music at the Richard-Strauss Conservatory in Munich (music theory, history, piano, guitar, composition and conducting).
1985 Study of music graphics, writing scores, especially for orchestra.
1987 Writer of scores and arrangements for orchestras, music studios, composers and publishers.
Seminars and concerts in Germany, Belgium and Netherlands.
Foundation of SOL MUSIC edition, production and distribution for MCs and CDs (meditation, relaxation and contemporary music).
1987 Second prize winner of the German TV ZDF compositon competition “children song of the year” and winner of other music competitions. studio work in Bonn and Cologne.
From 1988 studies of spirituality, sufism and islam.
2001 Study of scriptwriter for TV.
2002 Writer for Egmont PRO 7 TV and DISNEY kids.
2007 Foundation of SOL MUSIC SCHOOL in Bergisch Gladbach (near Cologne, Germany). Lessons for keyboards, concert guitar, e-guitar, bass guitar, music theory and history, improvisation and composition. Leader of a guitar orchestra.
Since 2004 married with Hajjou. Together four sons: Hamza Yussuf (*2005), Yunus (*2006), Yasîn Muhammad (*2010)- Amîn (*2011) al-HamduliLlah!
- MUSIC WORKS (extracts): Chrystal symphony for orchestra (Klingende Edelsteine), Light of Angels (CD), Flying Heart (CD). - AUDIO BOOKS:
SUFI - WEG DES HERZENS UND DER HEILUNG - Geführte Übungen zu den Elemente-Ritualen der Sufis.
- MUHAMMAD (s), Das faszinierende Leben des Propheten Muhammad, 36 chapters, 144 min, 2 CDs - BOOKS (extracts): DAS SPIRITUELLE SONGBOOK (Windpferd), SUFI WEG DES HERZENS UND DER HEILUNG (Lüchow), DIE 66 TUGENDEN DER SUFIS (Lüchow) - PROJECTS: CD ALBUM release in autumn 2010, inscha Allâh ... Many thanks to the musicians who appeared in the studios: Daud Khan (vocals, robab) and Yama Karim (tabla)for "Afghanistan", Rhani Krija (percussion)for "Tu was!" and "Sisters & Brothers", Adnan Shanan (nay), for "Sisters & Brothers" and "Ramadan Song" (Tuba li-Ummati Muhammad) - also thanks to the children of Cologne! - and Christoph Tkcoz (e-guitar), who played for "Sisters & Brothers"!