Association for the study and interpretation of folk songs
Veerle de Leyn
Veerle de Leyn has a Masters Degree in Translation (Dutch, English and German) and teaches Dutch as a second language. She specializes in the structure and sound world of many other languages.
In the ‘Zingende Brug’ Veerle de Leyn does research work on the cultural, historical and geographic background of the songs and is in charge of translation, pronunciation and text interpretation. She lives in Germany and is the leader of singing groups of the ‘Klingende Brücke’ in Hannover, Essen and Cologne (Nippes).