Ludwig Finscher#

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Sadly, this member passed away.
Membership Number:1247
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:GERMANY

Ludwig Fischer passed away June 30, 2020.

Positions Held
  • Professor Emeritus at Ruprecht-Karls-Universtität, Heidelberg
  • 1977 - 1981 President of the International Society for Music Research
  • 1974 - 1977 President of the Society for Music Research
  • 1981 - 1995 Chair of Musicology in Heidelberg
  • 1968 - 1981 Chair of Musicology in Frankfurt

Fields of Scholarship
  • Western music history, extending from the Renaissance to late Romanticism and embracing a variety of methodologies and research tools

Honours and Awards
  • 1995 of the Order (Pour le Mérite)
  • 2002 Honorary doctorate degree to the Philosophical Faculty of the National Kapodistrian University, Athens
  • 2002 Honorary Member of the Greek magazine "Mousikologia"
  • 2003 Honorary Doctorate from the University of Zurich
  • 2006 Balzan Prize for History of Western Music since 1600
  • 2009 Honorary doctorate from the Faculty of Arts University of the Saarland
  • Knight of the Grand Cross of Merit with Star

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