Helmut W. Erdmann
After completing his studies in flute, composition and electronic music , Erdmann became a music teacher at the Lüneburg Music School in 1971 . There he realized numerous projects in the musical genres he represented in the professional and young talent sector under the name Ensemble für Neue Musik Lüneburg until the 2000s . Since 1992 he has been a (part-time) professor for composition / live electronics at the Hamburg University of Music and Theater .
Helmut W. Erdmann has composed around 200 works so far. He notes his always aleatoric compositions, forms, in a graphic notation . Conceptually shaped by John Cage , Karlheinz Stockhausen , Werner Heider and his teacher Diether de la Motte , he consistently uses elements of " New Improvisation " and live electronics ( electroacoustics ).
Work in committees
Helmut Erdmann has been the North German regional chairman of the German Composers ' Association since 2009 , as well as a member of the “Education” and “Europe” specialist committees of the German Cultural Council . He is also a member of the executive committee of the European umbrella organization of national, contemporary composers 'associations, European Composers' Forum , and lecturer at the Universities of Göttingen and Lüneburg .
The soprano Mojca Erdmann is his daughter.
- Report on the 65th birthday, Landeszeitung für die Lüneburg Heath ( Memento from April 12, 2013 in the web archive archive.today )
- biography on www.klassik-heute.com
- Biography on master multimedia musik of the Hamburg University of Music and Theater ( Memento of the original from August 20, 2017 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link has been inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- Literature by and about Helmut W. Erdmann in the catalog of the German National Library
- Report on the early composition "Sounding Picture" on: Leuphana University Lüneburg, focus on audio
|Erdmann, Helmut W.
|DATE OF BIRTH
|October 3, 1947
|PLACE OF BIRTH