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Honorary Member

THE 2015 ISCM WORLD MUSIC DAYS - Report by Frank J. Oteri

 

 

 

 

IT’S DIFFICULT TO BE A WORLD SHOWCASE WITH LIMITED RESOURCES: THE 2015 ISCM WORLD MUSIC DAYS
By Frank J. Oteri on October 23, 2015

An aerial view of the old town of Ljubljana
A view of Ljubljana from one of its highest points, Ljubljana Castle.

 

ISCM World Music Days 2015 in Slovenia

 

 

 

 

The next ISCM World Music Days will take place in Slovenia from September 26 to October 2, 2015. All information can be seen on the festival website.

 

Reinhard Oehlschlägel (1936-2014)

 

 

 

 

We are very sad to note the passing of our honorary member Reinhard Oehlschlägel in Cologne on April 29, 2014.

 

Kaija Saariaho Elected ISCM Honorary Member 2012

 

 

 

 

Kaija SaariahoIn the General Assembly of the ISCM in Belgium 2012, the Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho was unanimously elected as Honorary Member. Born in 1952 in Finland, Kaija Saariaho lived a childhood embedded in music, playing several instruments. In parallel to musical studies, she started art studies, at the Fine Arts School of Helsinki, that she quickly quit to concentrate on music.

 

Louis Andriessen elected Honorary Member

 

 

 

 

Louis Andriessen was born in Utrecht on June 6, 1939. After an early training in composition with his father, composer Hendrik Andriessen, he continued his studies with Kees van Baaren at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague. Receiving the major composition prize upon his graduation, Andriessen subsequently studied two years with Luciano Berio in Milan (1962-'63) and Berlin (1964-'65).

 

Yori-Aki Matsudaira elected ISCM Honorary Member

 

 

 

 

Yori-Aki Matsudaira (1931- ) was the President of the Japanese Section from 1998 to 2002. As you may remember, in 2001, he successfully organized the World Music Days in Yokohama, and in the Festival, he was also the chair of the Juries to select the pieces from every sections.