Saunders, Rebecca

Great Britain

Born in London. She studied music (violin and composition) at Edinburgh University. From 1991 to 1994, she studied composition with Wolfgang Rihm. From 1994 to 1997 she wrote her doctoral thesis on composition under the supervision of Nigel Osborne. Various awards and scholarships, i.a. the Ernst von Siemens Foundation and Hindemith Music Award 2003. She lives in Berlin.