International Music Council Holds 5th World Forum on Music

The IMC, together with the Queensland Conservatorium, organized the 5th IMC World Forum on Music in Brisbane, Australia from November 21-24. Some of the Forum’s sessions were recorded and are available for viewing here. As part of the Forum, the IMC presented its Musical Rights Awards. The winners were ‘Orchestra of Indigenous Instruments and New Technology’ hosted by Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, Argentina; ‘Music and Resilience’ for the Palestinian Refugees of Lebanon hosted by Associazione Prima Materia, Italy; and ‘Remix the Orchestra’ hosted by Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO), New Zealand. Find the IMC’s press release here for more information on these projects.

The National Music Council of the United States is the official representative of the United States to the International Music Council.