Future festivals

Below you will find details for upcoming ISCM World New Music Days festivals which we hope to resume starting in 2021 after our hiatus in 2020 due to the global pandemic.

We look forward to seeing you at:

Shanghai City skyline

Upcoming festival 2021

The next edition of the ISCM World New Music Days is scheduled to take place from 17-25 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 has been rescheduled for 23-30 August 2022.

Plans for 2023 & 2024

Approval has been granted for the 2023 World New Music Days to take place in South Africa, and proposals have already been received for 2024.

Interest in hosting WNMD ?

If you are a member organization of the ISCM and have an interest in hosting or co-hosting a future festival, please contact us with your proposal.