Category Archives: Announcements

A brief obituary of Katy Romanou

With deep sorrow we were informed today the death of Katy Romanou (1939-2020), after a short illness. The deceased was a founding member of the Hellenic Musicological Society and remained active until now in its Board. She left behind a … Continue reading

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New IMS Study Group “Music of the Christian East and Orient”

We are pleased to announce the inauguration of the IMS Study Group “Music of the Christian East and Orient”, chaired by Maria Alexandru. The study group has the following mission statement: The IMS Study Group “Music of the Christian East … Continue reading

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11th Musicological Conference: “Modernism and Tradition (on occasion of the 70th death anniversary of Nikos Skalkottas)” (Athens, 21-23 November 2019)

The Music Departments of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and the Ionian University, as well as the Department of Music Science and Art of the University of Macedonia meet for the eleventh consecutive year … Continue reading

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International conference “Skalkottas Today”

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of Nikos Skalkottas’s death, the Music Library of Greece “Lilian Voudouri” of the Friends of Music Society, the Megaron – the Athens Concert Hall, the Athens State Orchestra, the Greek Composer’s Union, the Foundation of … Continue reading

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International Musicological Conference, “Musical and Cultural Osmoses in the Balkans” (Bucharest, 2-6 September 2019)

The National University of Music Bucharest in collaboration with the IMS Regional Association for the Study of Music of the Balkans announce an International Musicological Conference on the subject Musical and Cultural Osmoses in the Balkans. The conference will take … Continue reading

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12th Annual MOISA meeting

12th Annual MOISA meeting: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Fine Arts, Department for Music Studies, Teloglion Foundation of Arts. Thessaloniki: Monday 8th July 2019 – Wednesday 10th July 2019. Venue: Teloglion Foundation of Arts A.U.TH. More information is here … Continue reading

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10th Musicological Conference: “Musical heritage in Western art music” (Corfu, 26-28 October 2018)

The Music Departments of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, and the Ionian University, as well as the Department of Music Science and Art of the University of Macedonia meet for the tenth consecutive year … Continue reading

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2nd Study Day of the HMS research group RelMus/FG (8 March 2019, French Institute of Greece, Athens)

The 2nd Study Day focused on the “Musical relations between Greece and France during the years 1980-2010”, organized by the HMS research group RelMus/FG (Musical crossroads between Greece and France during the 20th and 21th centuries) with the collaboration of … Continue reading

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8th International Workshop on Folk Music Analysis & Fifth International Conference on Analytical Approaches to World Music (AAWM 2018)

The 8th International Workshop on Folk Music Analysis will be held from 26 to 29 June 2018 in Thessaloniki, Greece. This International Workshop brings together researchers from the fields of ethnomusicology, musicology and music information retrieval (MIR). It provides a forum that … Continue reading

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Study Day of the HMS Research Group “Musical Crossroads between Greece and France during the 20th and the 21st centuries

The first Study Day of the Research Group RelMusFR/GR focused on the “Musical exchanges between France and Greece at the dawn of the 21th century, 1980-2010”, with the collaboration of the Institut de Recherche en Musicologie and the Hellenic Musicological … Continue reading

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Byzantine Musical Instruments Project Post-Doc Announcement

Koç University – Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for Late Antique and Byzantine Studies (GABAM), with the cooperation of the Friends of Music Society in Athens, is launching a new research project, focusing on Byzantine Musical Instruments. In the framework of … Continue reading

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