The Church Musician's role in Christian education in the Church of Norway

Project leader:
Ragnhild Strauman

Project period:
2015 –

Research centre:


Church music, Music pedagogy, Vocational education

Fellowship project
Ph.D. in Music Education

How does the church musician describe her role in the religious education in the Church of Norway, and what kind of reflections on music pedagogy and music philosophy can be found?

By implementing the new reform (since 2003) on Christian education, the position of Church musicians, her collegues and the way of thinking about children's experiences and development through music is challenged.

Last updated: 17. October 2016