Hans Martin Corrinth

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Hans Martin Corrinth (born November 3, 1941 in Schwelm ) is a German church musician , composer and university professor .

Corrinth studied Protestant church music in Herford and Detmold from 1961 to 1965 . After the A-exam, he supplemented his training by studying composition with Giselher Klebe as well as organ studies with Anton Heiller and conducting studies with Hans Swarowsky in Vienna. He found his first fields of activity in Hamburg-Bramfeld and Cologne-Bayenthal. From 1976 to 2006 he was cantor and organist at the Protestant town church in Durlach . Since 1980 he has been teaching organ improvisation at the State University for Music and Performing Arts in Stuttgart . In 1994 he was appointed professor . In 2001 he was awarded the title of Church Music Director.


  • 2nd prize at the organ improvisation competition Graz / Seckau 1966
  • Invitation to the improvisation competition in Haarlem in 1967 and 1975
  • 1st prize at the improvisation competition of the International Organ Week Nuremberg 1978

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Individual evidence

  1. ^ Ariane Lindemann: Karlsruhe heads. People you know in Karlsruhe . Info-Verlag, Karlsruhe 2004, ISBN 3-88190-371-2 ( limited preview in the Google book search). , accessed November 12, 2014.
  2. Biographical information from www.durlacher-kantorei.de , accessed on December 13, 2009

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