Poppe, Enno (b. December 30, 1969, Hemer). German composer of mostly chamber works that have been successfully performed throughout Europe; he is also active as a conductor.
Mr. Poppe studied composition with Friedrich Goldmann, Gösta Neuwirth and others, as well as conducting, at the Hochschule der Künste in Berlin. He also studied sound synthesis at the Technische Universität Berlin and algorithmic composition with Hermann Taube at ZKM Karlsruhe and in addition, lived as a fellow at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris in 1996.
He has earned many honors, including the Berliner Senatsstipendium (1992, 1995, 1998), the MKK-Stipendium (1994), the Boris-Blacher-Preis (1998, for Gelöschte Lieder), and a scholarship from the Wilfried-Steinbrenner-Stiftung (2000). He has also received the Kompositionspreis from the city of Stuttgart (2001, for Knochen), the Förderpreis from the Ernst-von-Siemens-Musikstiftung (2001-02, with ensemble mosaik), the Busoni-Preis from the Akademie der Künste in Berlin (2002), and a scholarship from the Akademie Schloss Solitude (2002-03).
His works have been played throughout Germany and in Barcelona, Lviv, Paris, St. Petersburg, and Vienna by leading ensembles, such as Ensemble Modern and Klangforum Wien.
Since 1998, he has been the artistic director and conductor of ensemble mosaik, which specializes in new music.
Since 2002, Mr. Poppe has taught composition at the Hanns Eisler Hochschule für Musik in Berlin.
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Website (ensemble mosaik): http://www.ensemble-mosaik.de
ORCHESTRAL: Familien-Bild/Klavierkonzert, piano, small orchestra, 1993, revised 1999; Knochen, small orchestra (18 players), 1999-2000; Öl, small orchestra (16 players), 2001
CHAMBER MUSIC: 17 Etüden, Heft 2, violin, 1993; Knabenträume, oboe, clarinet, trumpet, violin, viola, cello, double bass, 3 percussion (all + additional instruments), 1995; 27 XI 95, guitar, 1995; Gelöschte Lieder, flute (+ piccolo), clarinet, violin, cello, piano, 1996-99; Holz, clarinet, ensemble (flute, saxophone, violin, viola, cello, sampler, percussion), 1999-2000; Scherben, flute (+ piccolo, bass flute), oboe (+ English horn), clarinet (+ bass clarinet), bassoon (+ contrabassoon), French horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, piano, 2 percussion, 2000-01; Herz, cello, 2002; String Quartet, 2002
PIANO: Thema mit 840 Variationen, 1993-97
(Last updated on January 17, 2003)