Isabel Mundry

born on 20/4/1963 in Schlüchtern, Hessen, Germany

Isabel Mundry

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Isabel Mundry (born 20 April 1963), is a German composer.


Isabel Mundry was born in Schlüchtern (Germany) in 1963 and studied composition at the Hochschule der Künste and electronic music, musicology and history at the Berlin Technische Universität. From 1991 to 1994 she taught at the Hochschule der Künste Berlin and furthered her studies in Frankfurt with Hans Zender and later researched at the IRCAM in Paris. In addition to her teaching activities in Berlin, she held teaching appointments in Zürich and at the Frankfurt University of Music and Performing Arts.[1]

Isabel Mundry was the first resident composer of the Staatskapelle in Dresden. She previously held a similar position at the Tong Yong Festival, the Lucerne Festival and the Mannheim National Theater.[2]

Isabel is currently published by Breitkopf & Härtel.[3]


  • Boris Blacher Composition Prize from Berlin University of the Arts and Hochschule für Musik "Hanns Eisler"
  • 1994 Busoni Prize (de) of the Academy of Arts, Berlin
  • Kranichsteiner Music Prize (de) of the Darmstädter Ferienkurse
  • 1996: Schneider-Schott Music Prize with Moritz Eggert
  • 2001: Composer prize of the Ernst von Siemens Music Prize
  • 2012: Zender Prize [4] with Martin Zenck [5]


  1. Isabel Munry. Breitkopf & Härtel. Retrieved on 14 August 2009.
  2. Isabel Mundry Bio. Retrieved on 14 August 2009.
  3. Isabel Munry. Breitkopf & Härtel. Retrieved on 14 August 2009.
  4. Kurzbiographie Martin Zenck. University of Würzburg ( de:Universität Würzburg ). Retrieved on 2013-04-30.

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