International Opera Academy: Auditions 2019 – 2021

Are you a talented singer or pianist and looking for qualitative education? Do you aim for a professional opera career? Are you searching for an up-to-date curriculum responding to the changing reality of opera/music theatre? ...

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AEC Annual Congress and General Assembly 2018 – Speakers Announcement

AEC is delighted to announce the key speakers for the Annual Congress 2018! Irish journalist David Davin-Power was a Political Correspondent with RTÉ and Current Affairs. He was one of the first presenters of Morning Ireland.  In 1984,...

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cempe - centre of excellence in music performance education

A successful first Learning and Teaching in Music Performance Education (LATIMPE) conference

AEC and CEMPE launched the first Learning and Teaching in Music Performance Education (LATIMPE) conference on 24-26 October 2018. The conference titled "Becoming musicians - student involvement and teacher collaboration in higher music education...

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International Telekom Beethoven Competition 2019

Young pianists wanted!   The International Telekom Beethoven Competition, a major piano competition based in Bonn, will take place from 6 – 14 December, 2019 for the eighth time. The competition focuses on works by Beethoven from ever...

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International Improvisation Competition René Arons

ENG (Nederlands zie hieronder) On the 1st and 2nd of February 2019, the second edition of the 'International Improvisation Competition René Arons' will be organized. This competition is organized in memory of René Arons,...

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Student Working Group is looking for a new member

The AEC is launching an Open Call for students interested in participating in the Student Working Group in the framework of the AEC-SMS Project. AEC invites its member institutions to suggest candidates for the Student Working Group and students from...

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Call for Working Group members: Music in Society Working Group

In the framework of the AEC-SMS project, AEC invites its member institutions to propose candidates for the working group “Music’s and Music HEIs’ Role in Society”. AEC is looking for individuals who: are leaders ...

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Voices of Culture – Brainstorming Report

The brainstorming report “Social inclusion: partnering with other sectors” by the Voices of Culture (VoC) has recently been released. The VoC initiative was launched by the European Commission in order to establish a structured dialogu...

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AEC-SMS Early Childhood Music Education Group Meeting

The AEC-SMS task force on early childhood music education (ECME), coordinated by the European Music School Union, recently held its second meeting on 2 - 4 October. The Working Group met in Helsinki, Finland, to continue its work on the guidebook int...

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International Competitions 2019: Contemporary Music Performance and Composition

Together with the Conservatoire à Rayonnement Régional and Grand Paris Seine Ouest, the City of Boulogne-Billancourt is organizing two International Competitions opened to young performers and composers. 2019 Interna...

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