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Poppe, Enno

*30.12.1969 Hemer (Sauerland)

Enno Poppe was born on December 30, 1969, in Hemer, Sauerland, Germany. He studied conducting and composition at the Hochschule der Künste Berlin, with Friedrich Goldmann and Gösta Neuwirth, among others. Further studies of sound synthesis and algorithmic composition at the Technische Universität Berlin and at the ZKM Karlsruhe with Heinrich Taube.

In 1992, 1995, and 1998 he received the Berliner Senatsstipendium für Komposition and in 1994 a musical scholarship from the Märkische Kulturkonferenz.

In 1996 he took part in the Nachwuchsforum of the Gesellschaft für neue Musik and studied at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris.

Since 1998 he has been musical director of ensemble mosaik; that same year he won the Boris-Blacher-Preis for his Gelöschte Lieder.

In 1999 he was invited to the Boswil composers seminar; in 2001 he received a stipend from the Wilfried-Steinbrenner-Stiftung.

In 2001 he was awarded the composition prize of the City of Stuttgart for Knochen, in 2001 he received the Förderpreis of the Ernst-von-Siemens-Musikstiftung, together with the ensemble mosaik, and in 2002 the Busoni-Preis of the Akademie der Künste in Berlin.

In 2002–3 he received a stipend from the Akademie Schloss Solitude.

In 2004 he received the Förderpreis of the Ernst-von-Siemens-Musikstiftung, in 2005 the Schneider-Schott-Musikpreis, in 2006 the Förderpreis Musik of the Akademie der Künste in Berlin, in 2009 the Christoph- und Stephan-Kaske-Preis.

Since 2008 member of the Akademie der Künste Berlin, since 2009 of the Nordrhein-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Künste and since 2010 of the Bayerische Akademie der Künste.

In 2002–4 he was lecturer in composition at the Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler” in Berlin. Lecturer at the Darmstadt Summer Courses in 2004 and in 2010.

His works have been commissioned by the Wittener Tage für Neue Kammermusik, the Berliner Festwochen, Ultraschall (Berlin), MaerzMusik (Berlin), Éclat (Stuttgart), musica viva (Munich), Musikbiennale (Munich), Ensemble Intercontemporain, Ensemble Resonanz, the Donaueschinger Musiktage, and the Salzburger Festspiele, among others, and performed in Amsterdam, Berlin, Munich, Saarbrücken, Vienna, Cologne, Barcelona, Lviv, Saint Petersburg, Paris, Strasbourg, Brussels, Graz, and more.

Among the performers of his works are Junge Deutsche Philharmonie, SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg, Ensemble Modern, Klangforum Wien, Ensemble 2e2m, ensemble mosaik, Ensemble Contrechamps, musikFabrik, Ensemble Intercontemporain, Collegium Novum Zürich, Arditti Quartet, Kairos-Quartett, EXAUDI; SWR Vokalensemble, Stefan Asbury, Pierre Boulez, Martyn Brabbins, Susanna Mälkki, Emilio Pomárico, Kasper de Roo, Peter Rundel, Ed Spanjaard, and others.

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