Marnix van Berchum studied Musicology at Utrecht University, and specialized 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. He has given several presentations on this subject at international conferences, including the Arts, Humanities, and Complex Networks symposium and the eHumanities Group of the KNAW.
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 (www.cmme.org), and chair of the board of Ensemble Aventure.
Marnix is employed as Product Owner at Huygens ING.
Publications & activities
See an overview at KNAW Pure.
- Digital Libraries for Musicology (2014, 2016, 2017, 2019)
- ISMIR conferences (2016, 2017)
- Research Data Journal for the Humanities and Social Sciences
- International Musicological Society Study Group Digital Musicology
- Royal Society for Music History of The Netherlands (KVNM)
- W3C Music Notation Community Group