Archived press articles

OPEN CALL: Winter School in Ghana

The SDG Graduate School "Performing Sustainability. Cultures and Development in West Africa" seeks 6 M.A. students for their Winter School in Ghana

Emptiness, silence and the experience of waiting

From 21.11. to 26.11.2021 the German-French Autumn School took place again in Bayonne, Basque Country. The Center for World Music was represented as…


The Traditional Asian Instruments and Electronics Project - TRAIECT - presents Pak-kóan music from Taiwan at the Center for World Music.

Youth in Lockdown?

A German-Ukrainian roundtable on the public sidelining of youth cultures during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Chamber Orchestra and Kobyz

The Hanover Chamber Orchestra conducted by Hans-Christian Euler and Kobys player Almat Saizhan at the Center for World Music

Decolonizing Europe through Music Scholarship? Whiteness, Citizenship and Borders

Symposium of the Department of Ethnomusicology and Comparative Musicology in the Society for Music Research (GfM)

Approaching ethnomusicology

The Center for World Music is a guest at "Hildesheimer Wallungen" 2021

Performing Authenticities and Nation Building in Nigeria

New Publication by Hajara Amoni Njidda in the series „Center for World Music - Studies in Music“

What moves us?

Online film screening with Dr. Fernando Palacios

Help for musicians in India

In India, the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic is claiming many victims. Dr Lalitha Muthuswamy from Chennai and the CWM support local families of musicians.

SGD Graduate School: Project extension

The international academic network "Performing Sustainability. Cultures and Development in West Africa" starts its second project phase.

The CWM wishes all the best!

After three years at the Center for World Music, Necat Keskin says goodbye. We look back on a wonderful time with him as a friend and colleague!

Diggin‘ Up Music

Ethnomusicology as Building Site - A Festschrift for Raimund Vogels 65th birthday