The Ghent Antiphonary Project

PlainchantHendrik Vanden Abeele, artistic director of chant group Psallentes, embarks on a project in which he will walk you through each and every page of a 1481 antiphonary from Ghent (B-Gu Ms 15). This is the opening movie. For this project, Hendrik uses pictures that he made himself. However, you can see the whole of the manuscript via this link (pdf): (and click the full text link on the bottom of the page).

Alternatively, go to, enter “Antiphonarium Sint-Baafsabdij” as a search term. This will bring you to the same link given before. This is the presentation video in which Hendrik Vanden Abeele explains his project:



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