Reference Entry

Utrecht

Thiemo Wind

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

Show Summary Details

Preview

City in the Netherlands. The earliest musical records concern church music. Before the Reformation, which was completed in 1580, there were five minsters or collegiate churches (the cathedral of St Maarten or Domkerk, St Salvator or the Oud Munster, St Pieter, St Jan and the Mariakerk), four parish churches (the Buurkerk, Jacobikerk, Nicolaikerk and Geertekerk) and several monastic churches and chapels. In the 11th and 12th centuries each of the minsters had a cantor, who

Reference Entry.  1064 words. 

Subjects: Music

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or purchase to access all content.