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The Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Académies de Musique et Musikhochschulen (AEC) is a European cultural and educational network with around 300 member institutions for professional music training in 57 countries.
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  • AEC Position Paper on the European Agenda for Music

    In the summer of 2015, the European Music Council (EMC) launched a call to all its members to participate in the creation of a common agenda for Music at a European level: The European Agenda for Music (EAM). The main objective of this initiative is ...
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  • Wadden Sea International Organ competition

    The Danish National Academy of Music  - Syddansk Musikkonservatorium - organises the International Wadden Sea Organ Competition from January 13th to 21st 2017.  The competition will be divided into 3 rounds: 1st Round January 14-15,...
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    The AEC is happy to present the FULL SCORE leaflet containing the information of the progress achieved within the project during the second year of its implementation! Should you need more information about the project in general or about any part...
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    The AEC offers a wide range of services that are of interest to higher music institutions. Please click here to find out more about our services to members.
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  • Highlighted VACANCy

    Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

    Music Centre Tutor (Upper Strings)


    Salary Grade: £22.50 per hour. Part-time & permanent.
    Closing date: Tuesday, 27th September 2016 at 5pm.
    Interview date: W/C 3rd October 2016.

    Job Title: Music Centre Tutor (Instrumental)
    School/Department: Junior Conservatoire
    Responsible to: Head of Junior Conservatoire

    The Royal Conservatoire of scotland is looking to appoint an experienced and passionate tutor who specialises in Upper Strings tuition within its Dumfries and Galloway Music Centre.The tutor will teach students as part of the RCS Music Centre provision. This programme is for highly motivated and driven young people, aged 5 – 18 years, keen to further their skills in music making.

    This particular centre runs on Saturdays, from 9am – 3pm.

    This post will involve 30 weekends of teaching in each academic session.

    You are: highly motivated, dynamic and someone who thrives in a demanding, intense yet passionate educational environment. You must have a relevant professional experience in music as a performer and teacher, excellent communication skills and an interest in the development of young people’s potential, along with knowledge and experience of arts education.

    Click here to a for full job description and to here to access the intitution's website.
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