From local folk music regulars in cosy pubs over jazz clubs to the big orchestral stage - the versatile tuba player is comfortable in every genre and every location. After completing a training within the metal industry he switched gears and studied bass tuba and music education at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna.
His extensive studies introduced him to various musical styles and genres, which he now explores as a member of many different ensembles. Whether it’s brass band or folk music, pop, jazz or contemporary music - Simon’s genre flexibility makes him a popular ensemble partner and hemcan frequently be found as a substitute in the big Viennese orchestras.
With THE ERLKINGS, Simon enjoys discovering new approaches to the infinite world of song and provides the required groove and deep sounds. Apart from his musical projects he currently works as a music teacher for brass and ensemble performance.