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 Privatuniversita¤t Linz, Drummers Collective NYC, HfMT Hamburg). He works with a great variety of artist both live and in the studio.
Klaus leads a busy schedule with an average of 100 concerts annually and keeps busy working in his own studio and various studios around Europe.