International Council for Traditional Music

A Non-Governmental Organization in Formal Consultative Relations with UNESCO

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Monday, 22 August 2022

Winners of the 2022 ICTM Prizes

The International Council for Traditional Music is pleased to announce the 2022 prizes for Best Article, Best Book, and Best Documentary Film or Video. Details on each of the winning submissions are followed by comments from the members of the three subcommittees.

Thursday, 23 June 2022

Submissions to the 47th ICTM World Conference are now open

Submissions to the 47th ICTM World Conference (13-19 July 2023, Legon, Ghana) are now open. You can submit proposals for individual paper presentations, organized panels, film/video sessions, and roundtables. 

The deadline for submissions is 10 October 2022. Click here to submit your proposal.

Thursday, 23 June 2022

The April 2022 issue of the Bulletin of the ICTM is available for download

A new issue of the Bulletin of the ICTM (Volume 149, April 2022) is available for download, directly from the following links:

Friday, 29 April 2022

April 2022 issue of the Bulletin of the ICTM is delayed

The production of the April 2022 issue of the Bulletin of the ICTM has been delayed, because the editor, Carlos Yoder, has been suffering from long COVID since mid March. The issue will be published as soon as possible. We apologise for the inconvenience, and thank you for your patience and understanding. 

Tuesday, 15 February 2022

Financial assistance to attend 46th ICTM World Conference

The process to apply for financial assistance to attend the 46th ICTM World Conference (via the BBS Travel Award, the Maud Karpeles Fund, and the Young Scholars Fund) has been recently updated.

You can read more about the funds on this webpage: https://www.ictmusic.org/general-information/financial-assistance

Tuesday, 1 February 2022

The January 2022 issue of the Bulletin of the ICTM is available for download

A new issue of the Bulletin of the ICTM (Volume 148, January 2022) is available for download, directly from the following links:

Thursday, 28 October 2021

Ratification of changes to Statutes approved at 45th General Assembly of ICTM Members

On 24 July 2021, the 45th General Assembly of ICTM Members unanimously approved a number of changes to the Statutes of ICTM. This decision, however, had to be ratified by a simple majority of votes, as per the existing Statute 12e.

A ballot was conducted via the third-party platform Election Runner during the whole month of November 2021. All ICTM members in good standing received an email with a direct link to vote on 1 November at 00:00, Coordinated Standard Time (UTC). 

Tuesday, 19 October 2021

The October 2021 issue of the Bulletin of the ICTM is available for download

A new issue of the Bulletin of the ICTM (Volume 147, October 2021) is available for download, directly from the following links:

Friday, 6 August 2021

Winners of the 2021 ICTM Prizes

The International Council for Traditional Music is pleased to announce the 2021 prizes for Best Article, Best Book, and Best Documentary Film or Video. Details on each of the winning submissions are followed by comments from the members of the three subcommittees.

Sunday, 25 July 2021

Results of the 2021 ICTM Elections

The following is the message given by Helen Lawlor, Convenor of the Nomination Committee of the 2021 ICTM Elections, during the 45th General Assembly of ICTM Members, held online on 24 July 2021.

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