Stephan Forck visited from 1977 the Special School of Music (now the Bach-Gymnasium) in Berlin. He studied from 1983-87 at the Academy of Music “Hanns Eisler” in Berlin with Prof. J. Schwab and Prof. E. Feltz, and from 1989 at the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music at the LaSalle Quartet.
In 1995 he started private studies with Prof. B.Greenhouse in Wellfleet (Cape Cod)
In 1999 he became a professor of cello at the Academy of Music “Hanns Eisler”.
From 2007-2012 Visiting Professor of Chamber Music at the University of Music and Performing Arts Stuttgart.
Founding member of the Vogler Quartet in 1985; since 1986 worldwide concert activities, numerous radio, television and CD productions at RCA, Sony, Nimbus, Hännsler Classic and CPO.
Regular coursework during the summer as well as in Oberstdorf Music Summer and at the International Chamber Music Campus Weikersheim.