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educator , musicologist

Freia Hoffmann, musicologist, educator.

Background

Hoffmann, Freia was born on April 4, 1945 in Lychen, Brandenburg, Germany. Daughter of Hans Georg and Irmgard Kraus Hoffmann.

Education

Diploma, Musikhochschule, Freiburg, Germany, 1967. Promotion, University Freiburg, 1973. Habilitation, University Oldenburg, Germany, 1988.

Career

Assistant professor University Oldenburg, Germany, 1980—1988, professor, since 1993, University Hildesheim, Germany, 1988—1992. Board directors Sophie Drinker Institute, Bremen, Germany.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: (journal) Musik und Untemicht, 1990-1996. Author: Instrument und Körper, 1991. Editor: Critical Edition of Louise Frarrenc, 14 vols.

      , 1996—2003, Frauen-und Männerbilder in der Musik, 2000, Geschlechterpolaritäten in der Musikgeschichte des 18 bis 20 Jahrhunderts, 2002.

Connections

Married Andreas Kisters.

father:
Hans Georg

mother:
Irmgard Kraus Hoffmann

spouse:
Andreas Kisters.