Born in Stuttgart on April 7th 1948. Abitur in 1968 at Stuttgart. Lessons in violin, piano and guitar.

Since 1969 studies in the subject 'technique of picture and sound', since 1971 composition, with Milko Kelemen and Günther Becker at the Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf. Diploma in the subject 'composition of electronic music'.

Musical experiments and compositions with tape recorders and synthesizers at the studio of the Robert-Schumann-Institut and activities in experimental Jazz and Free Music Groups.

Teacher in guitar since 1972.

Since 1975 Electronic Studio in Solingen.

Compositions: Tape music, music for experimental films, live electronic music, music for instruments, especially for guitar.

Klaus Röder