International Council for Traditional Music

A Non-Governmental Organization in Formal Consultative Relations with UNESCO

Preliminary Announcement of the 12th Symposium of the ICTM Study Group Mediterranean Music Studies

19–24 June 2018 Essaouira, Morocco 

The 12th Symposium of the ICTM Study Group on Mediterranean Music Studies will be held from 19-24 June 2018 in Essaouira, Morocco, on the theme “Music at the Mediterranean Crossroads”. The symposium will be hosted by the Association Essaouira-Mogador, and will be held at Dar Souiri. A formal Call for Presentations will follow in due course.

A schedule of performances and special cultural events drawing on the rich cultural and artistic resources of Essaouira and its surroundings is being planned as a significant aspect of the programme.
The Call for Presentations, details of performances and associated cultural events, and practical information including travel, accommodation, and registration, will be posted on the Study Group’s website.