Born in Switzerland in 1987, he started playing the violin at the age of eight. Whilst still in school, he continued his musical development and education under Jens Lohmann at the Conservatory of Zurich. He transferred to Zurich University of Music to study with renowned personalities such as Prof. Zakhar Bron and later in Lucerne with Igor Karsko. His further mentors included Prof. Ana Chumachenco and Ingolf Turban at the Munich University for Arts. As a winner of many competitions and prizes, he performed as a soloist and chamber musician throughout Europe in many prestigious venues, such as the Vienna Konzerthaus, the Munich Residency and the Zurich Tonhalle accompanied by orchestras such as the St. Petersburg State Academic Cappella, the Zurich Chamber Orchestra, the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra di Padova and many others. Sebastian spends his free time hiking in the mountains.