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ISCM is an international network of members from around fifty countries, devoted to the promotion and presentation of contemporary music - the music of our time.

 

Isao Matsushita (1951-2018)

Isao Matsushita (photo courtesy of the Japan Federation of Composers)We were very sad to learn of the recent passing, on 16 September 2018, of Japanese composer and conductor Isao Matsushita, who also served as president of the Asian Composers League as well as president of the Japan Federation of Composers, and has been a fixture on the international contemporary music scene for over four decades.

Matsushita’s...

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Updated: 20/11/2018

Tomoko Fukui and George Kentros Elected to the ISCM Executive Committee

 

The current Executive Committee of the ISCM, pictured left to right: Frank J. Oteri, Peter Swinnen, Glenda Keam, Walter De Schepper, Tomoko Fukui, George Kentros, and Ol'ga Smetanová 

Japanese composer Tomoko Fukui and Swedish violinist George Kentros were newly elected to the Executive Committee of the International Society for Contemporary Music (ISCM) during the penultimate ISCM General Assembly held in the ballroom of the ...

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Updated: 20/11/2018

Michael Seltenreich Wins the 2018 ISCM Young Composer Award

Michael SeltenreichIsraeli-born, USA-based composer Michael Seltenreich has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 ISCM Young Composers Award for his 2010 flute-clarinet-violin-'cello-piano-percussion sextet Sparks & Flares which was performed by the Ensemble Tempus Loquendi under the direction of Jiao Yang at the Central Conservatory of Music's Prince Mansion Concert Hall during the 2018...

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Updated: 20/11/2018

A World of New Music Encourages the International Art of Deep Listening —the 2017 ISCM World New Music Days in Vancouver

By Hadani Ditmars (all photos by Hadani Ditmars as well)

The Aventa Ensemble performing Giorgio Magnanensi’s Lied • TDU FS

 

When I was asked to attend the World New Music Days ISCM 2017, some 48 hours before it began, and to write a comprehensive festival report, I was standing by for a journey to Najaf, in Southern Iraq. At night I skyped contacts in Baghdad and listened to mournful Shiah chants, their fragile beauty now exploited by sectarian agendas, and...

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Updated: 20/11/2018

See & Hear the Piece Which Earned James O’Callaghan the 2017 ISCM Young Composer Award

James O’Callaghan. Photo by Michael Slobodian
Immediately following the end of the final concert of the 2017 ISCM World New Music Days at the Vancouver Playhouse on 8 November 2017, Music On Main Artistic Director David Pay and ISCM Executive Committee member Kjartan Ólafsson announced from the stage that Vancouver-born, Montréal-based composer James O’Callaghan (b. 1988) is the winner of the 2017 ISCM Young Composer Award for his...

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Updated: 20/11/2018
 
 

ISCM WMD 2019 Tallinn


Through the Forest of Songs


Date: 02/05/2019 to 10/05/2019
Place: Tallinn
Hosting Member: ISCM - ESTONIAN SECTION

ISCM WMD 2020 New Zealand


Date: 21/04/2020 to 30/04/2020
Place: New Zealand
Hosting Member: ISCM - NEW ZEALAND SECTION

ISCM WMD 2021 Shanghai, Nanning


Date: 17/09/2021 to 25/09/2021
Place: Shanghai, Nanning
Hosting Member: ISCM - NANNING SECTION, ISCM - SHANGHAI SECTION

 
 

ISCM - GERMAN SECTION

Country: Germany
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.ignm-deutschland.de, http://g-n-m.de/

ISCM - LATVIAN SECTION

Country: Latvia
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://komponisti.lv/

ISCM - UKRAINE SECTION

Country: Ukraine
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.anm.odessa.ua

Musikagileak

Country: Spain
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: http://www.musikagileak.com/es/es/es/es/

ISCM - CHILE SCD SECTION

Country: Chile
Current Membership type: Section
Website: https://www2.scd.cl/

ISCM - GREEK SECTION

Country: Greece
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.eem.org.gr

ISCM - IRISH SECTION

Country: Ireland
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.composers.ie

ISCM - BEIJING SECTION

Country: China
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://bmmf.ccom.edu.cn/EN/index.aspx

EECMS

Country: Egypt
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: http://eecms-ebdaa.eu/, https://www.facebook.com/EECMS/?ref=page_internal, https://twitter.com/EecmsEbdaa

Roger Shapiro Fund for New Music

Country: United States of America
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: https://www.rogershapirofund.org/

ISCM - JAPANESE SECTION

Country: Japan
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.jscm.net

ISCM - BRITISH SECTION

Country: United Kingdom
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.soundandmusic.org

ISCM - ITALIAN SECTION

Country: Italy
Current Membership type: Section
Website: https://simc-italia.com/

ISCM - CANADIAN SECTION

Country: Canada
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.composition.org

ISCM - TURKEY SECTION

Country: Turkey
Current Membership type: Section

ISCM - NORWEGIAN SECTION

Country: Norway
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://nymusikk.no/

ISCM - NEW ZEALAND SECTION

Country: New Zealand
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://canz.net.nz/

ISCM - SOUTH KOREAN SECTION

Country: South Korea
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.iscm.or.kr

Music Centre Slovakia

Country: Slovakia
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: https://hc.sk/

ISCM - POLISH SECTION

Country: Poland
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.ptmw.art.pl/?cat=10%3Fcat%3D10%3Fcat%3D10%3Fcat%3D10

AguaForte/Festival Música Estranha

Country: Brazil
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: http://www.aguaforte.org

Prague Spring Festival

Country: Czech Republic
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: https://festival.cz/en/

ISCM - NETHERLANDS SECTION

Country: Netherlands
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://nieuwgeneco.nl/en/

ISCM - GOTLAND SECTION

Country: Sweden
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://vicc.se

Music on Main, Vancouver

Country: Canada
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: http://www.musiconmain.ca, http://iscm2017.ca/

ISCM - LITHUANIAN SECTION

Country: Lithuania
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.mic.lt/lt/home/lt/home/lt/home/lt/home////

ISCM - CROATIAN SECTION

Country: Croatia
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.hds.hr/

ISCM - HONG KONG SECTION

Country: China
Current Membership type: Section
Website: https://www.hkcg.org/tc/Home/tc/Home/tc/Home/tc/Home

JFC, Japan Federation of Composers

Country: Japan
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: http://www.jfc.gr.jp/contents/jfc/AbouttheJFC.html

Tongyeong International Music Festival

Country: South Korea
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: http://worldmusicdays2016.kr, http://timf.org/main/main.do

ISCM - FINNISH SECTION

Country: Finland
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://composers.fi/

ISCM - SWISS SECTION

Country: Switzerland
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.iscm-switzerland.ch

ISCM - AUSTRALIAN SECTION

Country: Australia
Current Membership type: Section
Website: https://www.australianmusiccentre.com.au/

Arfa

Country: Romania
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: http://www.cimec.ro/muzica/inst/arfaengl.htm

ISCM - AUSTRIAN SECTION

Country: Austria
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.ignm.at

ISCM - SWEDISH SECTION

Country: Sweden
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://iscm.se/

ISCM - WELSH SECTION

Country: United Kingdom
Current Membership type: Section
Website: https://www.tycerdd.org/

ISCM - DANISH SECTION

Country: Denmark
Current Membership type: Section
Website: https://www.snyk.dk/

ISCM - RUSSIAN SECTION

Country: Russia
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://m-c-m-e.ru, http://m-c-m-e.ru/eng/academy/

Festival l'Art pour l'Aar

Country: Switzerland
Current Membership type: Allied Associate Member
Website: http://www.jean-luc-darbellay.ch/frameset.php

New Music USA

Country: United States of America
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: https://www.newmusicusa.org/, https://nmbx.newmusicusa.org/

ISCM - SLOVAK SECTION

Country: Slovakia
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.iscm-slovakia.org

ISCM - SLOVENIAN SECTION

Country: Slovenia
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.dss.si/about-the-society.html

ISCM - FRENCH SECTION

Country: France
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.futurscomposes.com

ISCM - SERBIAN SECTION

Country: Serbia
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://composers.rs/en/

ISCM - SOUTH AFRICA

Country: South Africa
Current Membership type: Section
Website: https://www.newmusicsa.org.za/

ISCM - SHANGHAI SECTION

Country: China
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.shcnmw.com/en/

Florida International University

Country: United States of America
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: http://www.newmusicmiami.org/

ISCM - WALLONIAN SECTION

Country: Belgium
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.compositeurs.be

Stephen F. Austin State University

Country: United States of America
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: http://www.sfasu.edu

Society for Contemporary Music, Russia

Country: Russia
Current Membership type: Full Associate Member
Website: https://www.studionewmusic.ru/centre/about-us

ISCM - ROMANIAN SECTION

Country: Romania
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.cimec.ro/Muzica/SNR/default.htm

ISCM - HUNGARIAN SECTION

Country: Hungary
Current Membership type: Section

ISCM - NANNING SECTION

Country: China
Current Membership type: Section

ISCM - FAROE ISLANDS SECTION

Country: Denmark
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.composers.fo

ISCM - CHENGDU SECTION

Country: China
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.sccm.cn

ISCM - ISRAELI SECTION

Country: Israel
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.israelcomposers.org, http://israelcomposers.blogspot.com/

ISCM - FLEMISH SECTION

Country: Belgium
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.matrix-new-music.be/iscm-vlaanderen

ISCM - LUXEMBOURG SECTION

Country: Luxembourg
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.lgnm.lu

ISCM - ICELANDIC SECTION

Country: Iceland
Current Membership type: Section
Website: https://mic.is/

ISCM - CHINESE TAIPEI SECTION

Country: China
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://taiwanesemusic.blogspot.com

ISCM - ESTONIAN SECTION

Country: Estonia
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://www.helilooja.ee

ISCM - USA SECTION

Country: United States of America
Current Membership type: Section
Website: http://leagueofcomposers.org/

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