Prof. Peter Michael Braun was born 1936 at Wuppertal, Germany, studied
composition and electronic music at the Music Highschools of Cologne
and Detmold with Frank Martin, Bernd Alois Zimmermann, Giselher
Klebe and Hubert Eimert, as well as music education, musicology
and conducting. His compositions had been performed frequently at
Darmstadt, Donaueschingen and Warshaw Autumn, and he got numerous
composition prizes. He worked as a lecturer in commission of Goethe-Institut
in several Asian countries and, back in Germany, as professor in
composing and theory at the ( Heidelberg -) Mannheim High School.
From 1993 to 2006 he was a leading member of the Humboldt Society
for Science, Arts and Education, and he is still member of the Société
Européenne de Culture.