Burkard Fink studied jazz and popular music with trumpet as his main subject at the Hanns-Eisler Conservatory in Berlin under Gerard Presencer and Jiggs Whigham. Since 2011 he has also been working as a tuba player and sound designer, especially for theatre productions. In his works, Burkhard Finckh builds a bridge between self-composed acoustic and contemporary electronic music. In addition to compositions for the American Sesame Street, he works as musical director for the “Theater in den Bergen”, the “Theaterkollektiv Raumzeit” and writes music for a wide variety of instrumentations.
He is currently studying film music at the Freiburg Conservatory with Cornelius Schwehr.