International Council for Traditions of Music and Dance

A Non-Governmental Organization in Formal Consultative Relations with UNESCO

ICTMD National Committee for Austria

Executive Board of the National Committee:
Chair: Sarah Weiss (KUG); Vice-Chair: Cornelia Gruber (University of Vienna); Treasurer: Juan Bermúdez (University of Vienna); Deputy Treasurer: Urusla Hemetek (mdw); Reporter: Bernd Brabec de Mori (University of Innsbruck); Deputy Reporter: Thomas Nußbaumer (Mozarteum University); Javier Silvestrini (mdw/IVE); Ruard Absaroka (Paris-Lodron University, Salzburg).  

The 14th annual symposium 
of the ICTM National Committee for Austria
19. and 20. November 2021
Mozarteum University Salzburg and via Zoom

The 14th annual symposium of the ICTM National Committee for Austria will take place on the 19. and 20. November 2021 in hybrid format at the Mozarteum University Salzburg and via Zoom. The program can be accessed here. Registration is mandatory via email at: Please note that due to the pandemic, on-site seating is limited. First come, first served! The current COVID-19 security measures of the Mozarteum University Salzburg for on-site participation can be found here.


Austrian Institutions on Traditional Music and Dance:

The Austrian National Committee in the ICTM follows the ethical principles as stated in the Declaration of Ethical Principles and Professional Integrity and in the ICTM Statement and Activities in View of Decolonization of Music and Dance Studies.

Appendix of Austria Country Reports (from 1957 until 2021):

Call for Proposals Ethnomusicologies and Ethnochoreologies in Türkiye and Austria: Perspectives on Research Traditions, Sonic and Embodied Empire(s) – A Joint Symposium from ICTMD Austria and ICTMD Türkiye

When: 12-13 September 2024
Where: Istanbul Technical University Turkish Music State Conservatory - Maçka Campus in Beşiktaş

Submission Deadline: 30 April 2024
Submission Link:

Participation Fee: 20,00€ (students) / 35,00€ (scholars) - to be paid at the conference

Off-campus event: a boat ride and dinner (additional fee).)