Netherlands, Utrecht

Liturgy and Church Music: The New Dutch Hymnal

when 14 July 2014 - 18 July 2014
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 550

This summer school offers an introduction to new developments in Dutch church music and liturgy. It focuses in particular on the new hymnal 'Liedboek. Zingen en bidden in huis en kerk' that was published in 2013. Specialists that have worked on this hymnal, together with experts on Dutch church musical and liturgical studies will provide an in-depth introduction to the concept of the hymnal, its contents, and its musical-liturgical use.

Course leader

Course leader: Prof. dr. Peter-Ben Smit, Religious Studies, Utrecht University Co-initiator: Hanna Rijken, PhD-Candidate, Professional musician

Target group

- Students of Theology/Religious Studies interested in Church Music and Liturgy
- Clergy and Theologians interested in Church Music and Liturgy
- (Church) Musicians interested in Church Music and Liturgy

Course aim

At the end of the course, students will have a broad overview of the contents of the New Dutch Hymnal, the broader context and the musical-liturgical possibilities.

Fee info

EUR 550: € 550 - Course + course materials + housing

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