HOUBEN (born 1955) studied Music Education at
Folkwang-Musikhochschule Essen and the organ with Gisbert Schneider.
Following her exams she taught both German and Music Education at
Secondary School. She received her doctorate and postdoctoral lecturing
qualification in musicology and was called for lectures at
Gerhard-Mercator-Universität Duisburg and
Robert-Schumann-Hochschule Düsseldorf. Since 1993 she has been
lecturing at Dortmund University`s “Institut für
Musik und Musikwissenschaft”, with both music theory and
contemporary music as her focus.
Since 2000 her music is published by Edition Wandelweiser (Haan).
Several CDs have been released by Edition Wandelweiser Records, Another
Timbre, Irritable Hedgehog, Makro. In 2012 she founded her own label
See the list of publications (musicology), concerning contemporary
music and traditional music: www.evamariahouben.de.
She performs works for organ and piano, as soloist as well as a member
of duo, trio, ensemble.
Eva Maria Houben