Dorothea Redepenning

Professor (retired) for musicology at the Uni­versity of Heidelberg; in 2000–2008—Dean of Studies at the Philosophical Faculty of the University of Heidelberg, member of the Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Con­text: Shifting Asymmetries in Cultural Flows” (2008–2013). In 1999–2002—co-editor of the journal “Die Musikforschung”; Advisory board member for the 2nd edition of “Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart” (MGG). Associated professor at the graduate college “European Dream Cultures” at Saarland University (since 2015), member of the interdisciplinary doctoral research group “Art, Culture and Markets. History of European Culture from the 18th Century to the Present” of the Center for European History and Cultural Studies (ZEGK) at the University of Heidelberg (2017–2021). Research areas: the music of Eastern Europe, especially Russia, the Soviet Union and the post-Soviet period, the music of the 19th and 20th centuries, history of the symphony and the opera, intercultural processes, music and literature, music and politics, Dmitry Shostakovich, and Franz Liszt.