Marnix van Berchum

Marnix van Berchum studied Musicology at Utrecht University, and specialised in musical culture of the 15th and 16th century. He graduated with a thesis on the motets of Jachet Berchem (c.1505-1567). In his PhD research he applies the concepts and methods of network theory on the dissemination of music in the sixteenth century. In particular, he researches the polyphonic settings of the Te deum laudamus in the Lutheran tradition.

He has a wide range of experience in projects related to ‘digital musicology’, innovations in scholarly communications, research data and Open Access. Marnix is Associate Director and contact person of the CMME Project, and board member of Ensemble Aventure.

Marnix is employed as Coordinator Digital Infrastructure at Huygens Institute.


the Netherlands



Utrecht University / Huygens Institute for History and Culture of the Netherlands

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