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Education/Academic qualification

Social Sciences (miscellaneous), Doctor of Philosophy, University of Göttingen, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

1 Sep 20097 Oct 2013

Award Date: 31 Oct 2013

Music, Master of Arts, Universiteit van Amsterdam

1 Sep 199131 Aug 1994

Award Date: 31 Aug 1992

Music, Bachelor of Education, Maastricht Academy of Music

1 Sep 198231 Aug 1986

Award Date: 31 Aug 1986

External positions

Endowed Professor of Culture Participation, Erasmus Universiteit

1 Nov 2016 → …


  • GN Anthropology
  • ethnomusicology
  • ethnography
  • L Education (General)
  • music education
  • arts education
  • culture education
  • idiocultural music education
  • curious minds
  • M Music
  • ethnomusicology
  • music education

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Curious Hands: Moving Making to the Core of Education.

Buurke, I., van 't Hoogt, V., Lehmann, A. & Bisschop Boele, E.


Project: Research


City Deal: Meerstemmig kunst leren

Dons, K. & Bisschop Boele, E.


Project: Research

Music and the Elderly - Learning an instrument at an advanced age

Dons, K., Mak, P., Bisschop Boele, E., Stolte, T. & Buma, W.


Project: Research

Research Output

Naar een culturele democratie waarin ieders stem telt

Translated title of the contribution: Towards a cultural democracy in which every voice countsBisschop Boele, E., 5 Jun 2020, 1 p. LKCA.

Research output: Other contributionProfessional

Open Access
  • 2 Downloads (Pure)

    Onmisbaar en onmiskenbaar: Reactie op Betovering en betekenis. Trendrapport theater-, dans- en muziekeducatie 2019, uitgesproken tijdens de presentatie van het trendrapport op 13 december 2019.

    Translated title of the contribution: Unmissable and unmistakingly: Reaction on trend report on music, theatre and dance education.Bisschop Boele, E., Mar 2020, Betovering en betekenis. Trendrapport theater-, dans- en muziekeducatie 2019. Utrecht: LKCA, 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

    Open Access

    Etnografisch onderzoek: het perspectief van de ander

    Translated title of the contribution: Ethnographic research: the perspective of the otherBisschop Boele, E., Jan 2019, In : Cultuur + educatie. 17, 50, p. 85-93

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

    Open Access
  • 200 Downloads (Pure)

    Muziek is taal en rekenen

    Translated title of the contribution: Music is language and mathsBrinkman, W., Bosman, M. & Bisschop Boele, E., Jan 2019, In : Kunstzone. 2019, 1, p. 52-54

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

    Open Access
  • 181 Downloads (Pure)

    Netherlands: modern and contemporary performance practice

    Bisschop Boele, E., 2019, The SAGE international encyclopedia of music and culture. Sturman, J. (ed.). Thousand Oaks: SAGE Publications Inc., p. 1571-1572 (The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Music and Culture).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionaryAcademicpeer-review



    Evert Bisschop Boele (Recipient), 25 Apr 2014

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    The narrative interview

    Evert Bisschop Boele (Speaker)
    3 Feb 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Do we have to be morally neutral as a teacher/researcher?

    Evert Bisschop Boele (Speaker), Ariane Van Heijningen (Speaker), Johan 't Hart (Speaker)
    10 Feb 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

    Research in Arts Education

    Evert Bisschop Boele (Speaker)
    13 May 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Public defense dissertation Niels Falch

    Evert Bisschop Boele (Examiner)
    28 May 2020

    Activity: Examination

    When the music is already there

    Evert Bisschop Boele (Speaker)
    30 Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Press / Media

    Evert Bisschop Boele on the research agenda

    Evert Bisschop Boele


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research