Thesis defense by SoundMe member Christine Roth

Christine Roth defended her PhD thesis, entitled “Traditionsbindungen in der lutherischen Musikkultur des 16. und frühen 17. Jahrhunderts. Studien zu Repertoire und Kontexten” at the University of Zurich – congratulations!

Page from a musical ‘album amicorum’ with motets (photo: Ratsbücherei Lüneburg).

Page from a musical ‘album amicorum’ with motets (photo: Ratsbücherei Lüneburg).

The Prague Team, Schola Gregoriana Pragensis and La Morra revive the musical life of medieval students

On Tuesday, 24 September, the last concert of the Sound Memories project took place at the church of Our Lady of the Snows in Prague, one of the highlights of Gothic architecture in the Czech capital.

The programme “Seven Days at Prague University” presented mostly unknown music which was part of the everyday life of medieval students and academics, and is based on the long-time research of Jan Ciglbauer.

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SoundMe at MedRen 2019

Members of the SoundMe team again presented research results at the annual Medieval and Renaissance Music Conference, this year held in Basel, Switzerland. The MedRen is the biggest meeting worldwide for scholars researching medieval and early modern music up to 1600. For more information on the conference and on the conference programme, see our special page.

Bartłomiej Gembicki presented his paper.