As usual, young Norbert Fink wanted to enter the Brass Band of his home town Lengmoos. So he started learning french horn in the local music school.
But besides music he had another passion: From the age of 10 to 17 he was a keen ski racer and trained in the ski resort of Rittner Horn, the highest mountain of Ritten, close to Bozen, at 2.200 m.
He also went to highschool and later to the academy of music in Bozen and Carmelo Giacometti. This was followed by musical studies with Guido Corti in Florence and with Radovan Vlatkovic at Stuttgart Academy of Music.
Norbert Fink also attended several master courses lead by well-known hornists. He was member of Orchestra Giovanile Italiana, playing in famous Italian theatres. He also played in Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra for several years, conducted by Claudio Abbado and performing in famous concert halls in whole Europe.
Norbert Fink is also an experienced musical hornist and had several concerts with different orchestras as solo hornist.
Despite this career he never forget that he started playing music in the Brass Band of his home town Lengmoos/Ritten. He has been a member for 30 years now and the conductor for 12 years.