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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.


  • Creative Lenses project final results

    Creative Lenses is a four-year (2015-2019) project that seeks to make arts and cultural organisations more resilient and sustainable by improving their business models and developing their long-term strategic and innovation capacities. This fru...
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  • International Cello Competition "Anna Kull"

    The International Cello Competition "Anna Kull" will take place for the first time from February 10-22, 2020 at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz in three age groups (born 2000-2006).  Coachin...
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  • VII International Student Complementary Piano Competition

    VII International Student Complementary Piano Competition will be held in Niš from 31st May to 2nd June 2019. The aim of the competition is to encourage the motivation and affirmation of young artists, as well as to  encou...
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  • members Services

    The AEC offers a wide range of services that are of interest to higher music education institutions. Please click here to find out more about our services to members.
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  • Highlighted VACANCy

    The Music Theory department of the Royal Conservatoire is seeking to appoint a Music theory teacher (0.8 fte or 2 x 0.4 fte)  The music theory teacher teaches classes in the core subjects which are part of ...
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  • EASY

    European Online Application System for ERASMUS and NORDPLUS Exchanges in Music
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