International Council for Traditions of Music and Dance

A Non-Governmental Organization in Formal Consultative Relations with UNESCO

Announcement: Ninth Symposium of the ICTM Study Group on Music and Dance in Southeastern Europe

21–27 October 2024, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Deadline for submissions: 31 March 2024. Full call for papers and instructions for submission of abstracts will be issued in October 2023.

The themes of the symposium are:

  1. Heritization of Music and Dance in Southeast Europe: Museums, Collections, Archives, and Copyrights;  
  2. Integration of Traditional Dance or Music From Southeast Europe in Artistic Performances: Old and New Approaches for Adaptation of Local Tradition for the Stage; and  
  3. Music and Dance Knowledge Transmission by the “Experts” in 21st Century: Rehearsals, Seminars, Summer Camps, and Festivals, Both in Person and Virtual Methods.