WNMD – World (New) Music Days

Next festival 2021 will take place in Shanghai, Nanning

The annual ISCM World (New) Music Days Festival is organized each year by a different host. The festival presents music from each of our members, showcasing the incredible diversity of musical practice in our time. For an appreciation of past festivals, please consult the WMD Reports Archive

Previous & Future W(N)MD Festivals

Upcoming festival 2021

The next edition of the ISCM World New Music Days will take place over the course of eight days in late September 2021 in Shanghai and Nanning, China.

WNMD festival 2022

Due to the global pandemic, the 2020 ISCM World Music Days scheduled in New Zealand had to be postponed. It is being rescheduled for 2022.

Previous festivals

Since 1923 WNMD has taken place over 90 times all over the world.

Future festivals

The planned upcoming festival 2021 will take place in Shanghai, Nanning.