Andreas F. Staffel studied composition with Bojidar Dimov in Düsseldorf and piano withProf. Oleg Maisenberg in Stuttgart. Master classes for composition and piano, among others with Wolfgang Rihm, Isabelle Mundry. Participation in the Darmstadt Summer Courses for New Music performances and concerts in Europe, North and Central America, Central and South East Asia. Collaboration with renowned soloists and ensembles (Mosaic, Minguet Quartet, Auditiv Vocal, Ensemble Junge Musik etc.) Various film music compositions Foundation and direction of the Ohrpheo Music Studio and the En Counterpoints Festival Awards and scholarships.