Thesis defense by Manon Louviot at Utrecht University

On 18 December 2019 at 10.30 am, SoundMe team member Manon Louviot defended her PhD thesis in the Senaatszaal of the Academiegebouw, Utrecht. Congratulations! The title of the dissertation is “Controlling Space, Disciplining Voice – The Congregation of Windesheim and Fifteenth-Century Monastic Reform in Northern Germany and the Low Countries”. Read more about it on the → Utrecht University website. Read Manon’s thesis → here.

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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 Concert at MedRen 2019

The SoundMe project presented a concert with our Associate Partners La Morra and Bastarda during the → 2019 Medieval and Renaissance Music Conference in Basel, Switzerland. The event attracted around 400 listeners, among them leading experts in early-music research from around the world. You can download the → concert programme (PDF, opens in new tab) here.

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