Born in 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 when he was 9. Shortly after that he joined the local classical Orchestra.
While attending boarding school he had lessons with various teachers.
After finishing school he moved on to study music at various institutions
(Drummer´s Focus Munich/Salzburg,
Anton Bruckner Privatuniversität Linz, Drummers Collective NYC, HfMT Hamburg). He works with a great variety of artist both live and in the studio.
He leads a busy schedule with an average of 100 concerts annually and keeps busy working in his own studio.
Niko Stegmiller, Davidson, Moritz Kruit, Clara Louise, stielow, T.O.L., Die U.N.V.ERGESSLICHEN, Cosmo Klein, SDP, Romano, Scheibsta&dieBuben, Jeanette Biedermann, Sarah Straub, Nathan Maxwell, Frank Gravis, Fernando Hernandez, Bob Quaranta, Eric Gales, Tim Collins, Peter Herbert, Staatstheather Kassel, Herbert Berger, Dietmar Kastowsky, Donauinselfest, Popfest, Wiesenrock, Rock im Dorf, Beserlpark Festival, Westwind Festival, Kufstein Unlimited, Landestheater Salzburg, Salzburger Festpiele, Inntöne Festival, The Talisman Collection, Festpiele Erl, Kavkaz Jazz Festival Tiblisi, Jazz and the City Salzburg, Südtirol Jazzfestival, Jazzfestival Saalfelden, take-the-a-train festival, Derby Kay, René Hemetsberger (ORF/starmania), Mavi Phoenix, Mothers Cake, Mundwerk Crew, PARAMETRIX, ....and many more!