Simsi studied at the University Of Music And performing Arts in Vienna, were he was taught by Peter Legat (Count Basic) and Martin Kelner (Kylie Minogue, Georg Danzer, Andy Baum,…).
Amongst others he plays the first guitar for the Queen Musical "We Will Rock You" under the musical direction of Brian May, Roger Taylor and Mike Dixon.
Bands like ALYSSA (www.alyssa-band.com), UNGEBLEICHT (www.ungebleicht.at),
CCR-PROJECT (www.ccrp.at), M!ORPHEUS MUSIC, SEVEN ELEVEN (www.seveneleven.at), TOFU, X-KLACHL, IVOKS (www.ivoks.com), and others respect him as highly skilled guitarist.
Collaboration with BRIAN MAY and ROGER TAYLOR (Queen),
KEN TAYLOR (Xavier Naidoo, Peter Maffay, Falco,…) HUBERT TUBBS (Tower of Power), REINHARD THEISER, HELI DEINBOEK, ERWIN BROS, WILLI LANGER, ... and more.