- Christian Thorau
(b Schlüchtern, Hessen, April 20, 1963). German composer. She studied at the Berlin Hochschule der Künste (1983–91), where her teachers included Frank Michael Beyer and Gösta Neuwirth, and in Frankfurt with Hans Zender (1991–4). From 1992 to 1994 she worked in Paris, where she completed a course in information technology and composition at IRCAM. After teaching in Berlin, she accepted a post at the Frankfurt Musikhochschule; in ...