New publication also as Open Access!

Musik, Erinnern und kulturelles Gedächtnis / Music, Remembering and Cultural Memory

Edited by Michael Fuhr and Cornelia Gruber

Spring concert / 新春音乐会 / Весняний концерт

With the Chinese-Ukrainian Bayin Ensemble / 八音乐团 / з ансамблем "Ба Їн"

Video Documentation: the 12th biannual Workshop of the SDG Graduate School

The video documentation by Carina Nickel and Arne Dreske is online.

Ethnomusicological exchange in China 2023

The 3rd International Conference on Contemporary Studies in Chinese Music with the theme "Contrasts and Convergence in Chinese Music" took place in…

Call for Proposals - 14th International Doctoral Workshop in Ethnomusicology

The Center for World Music at the University of Hildesheim and Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media are pleased to announce the fourteenth…

New collaborative project: "KOSTIMA - Kontrahegemoniale Stimmen im Musikarchiv" (Counterhegemonic Voices in the Music Archive)

On Thursday and Friday, 23 - 24 November 2023, the kick-off workshop of the new joint project "KOSTIMA - Kontrahegemoniale Stimmen im Musikarchiv"…

Report: SDG Graduate School - bi-annual workshop

The bi-annual workshop of the DAAD SDG Graduate School "Performing Sustainability" took place in Abuja, Nigeria, from October 10 to October 19, 2023.

Concert: Makatumbe & Friends

On Saturday, 18 November 2023, the multi-award-winning band MAKATUMBE will be playing at the Center for World Music from 20:00.

Admission is free!

Job advertisement: Research assistant in ethnomusicology.

The Institute of Music and Musicology in Faculty 2 - Cultural Studies and Aesthetic Communication - has a vacancy for a Research Associate in…

The CWM is a co-operation partner for Kultur-macht-stark projects in Hildesheim

In addition to its research and teaching activities, the Centre for World Music is also actively involved in shaping the musical (educational)…