German composer, keyboard player, and the drummer for Tangerine Dream who also wrote the television score for Babylon 5.
He studied classical music at the Berlin Conservatory. He played and composed in the jazz and rock genres.
He released his first solo album Pacific Coast Highway in 1991.
His family was residing in Berlin, Germany, when he was born.
He worked closely with musician Edgar Froese, the founder of Tangerine Dream.