Matthias Schwabe

  • was born in Karlsruhe in 1958.
  • studied composition and theory of music in Karlsruhe and Hamburg
  • was trained, and later worked with Lilli Friedemann in the field of musical group improvisation
  • has been working in Berlin as a freelance composer, improviser, music pedagogue and author on music pedagogy since 1984
  • founder member of the improvisation ensemble Ex Tempore
  • expanded his training in the area of creative music pedagogy both in Germany and abroad
  • teaches as well at the Social-Pedagogical Institute (SPI) in Berlin and the Berlin University of the Arts (UdK).
  • has published numerous works on the themes of improvisation and creativity in music ensembles, instrumental lessons and elementary music education
  • founder and head of the exploratorium berlin.

For more information, visit www.matthiasschwabe.com

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