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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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  • New Board of the EMC Elected

    From 19-22 May 2016, over 120 music lovers from more than 20 (European) countries met in Wroclaw to discuss topics revolving around the topic of “Musical Homelands: New Territories”. In the frame of the Forum the Annual Meeting of EMC mem...
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  • Omega Project- Call for Papers

    On behalf of the Omega Project (Opening More Employment Gates for Arts and Music), the Omega Project Conference Committee is sponsoring a call for papers relating to the enhancement of employment opportunities for art and music students. Growing unem...
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  • Chamber Music in the XXI Century: New perspectives and challenges

    HARMOS/NIMAE Local: Fundação Casa da Música, Biblioteca Pública Municipal do Porto, PORTO, PORTUGAL Dates: 11 -12 March 2016  The aim of this Forum is to stimulate discussion and reflection on Chamb...
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  • members Services

    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

    Guildhall School of Music and Drama

    Guildhall School of Music & Drama is seeking a new Principal to act as a global advocate for the School and to lead them through the next stage of their development. Building positive relationships will be central to success, as will deep insights into the needs of students, world-leading creative academics, and young performers in the 21st century. Successful candidates will be distinguished cultural or educational leaders, who can balance artistic and academic excellence with pragmatic decision-making and political astuteness.

    For further details, including job description, person specification and information on how to apply, please see
    http://www.perrettlaver.com/candidates quoting reference 2527.

    Closing date: 9 June 2016. 
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    This tool has been developed to help all of those working in Higher Music Education, but especially for students and teachers.
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