Graduate School of the Arts and Humanities (GSAH)

Doctoral Students

Elie Jolliet

The Institute of Musicology

Postal Address
Graduate School of the Arts and Humanities
Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies
Walter Benjamin Kolleg
Universität Bern
Muesmattstrasse 45
CH-3012 Bern

Elie Jolliet

Music studies (organ, historical keyboard instruments, choral conducting and church music) in Bern (B.A.) and Lausanne (M.A.). Church musician in Köniz and concert activity as soloist, ensemble musician and conductor. Scholarship holder of the Migros instrumental competition in 2016. Board member of the International society for hymnological studies.

Title of PhD Project

The Bernese hymnbooks between 1606 and 1853. Analysis of the repertoire of the hymns outside the Genevan Psalter

Research Foci

Hymnal research | Reformed hymn singing | repertoire and canon | church music practice | historically informed performance practice | transcription in 19th century