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Flashoverfestival im CWM

International festival of percussion will be guest at CWM

musik.welt final concerts

Saturday, 16th July at 5 pm and

Sunday, 17th July at 11 am

at the Center for World Music


Diverse exchange at the 12th international doctoral students' workshop at the CWM

For four days, candidates from all over the world visited Hildesheim and exchanged ideas about their doctoral projects in ethnomusicology.

International PhD Workshop of Ethnomusicology from 21st to 24th June

After a two-year break due to the pandemic, the international PhD workshop can take place again at the CWM!

Application deadline for the study programme musik.welt extended until June 15 !

Apply now for the study programme that is unique in Germany !

Contact point for ukrainian musicians

New networking offer for ukrainian musicians

INSIDE 360° #4 The Worlds Instruments- Music of the World

For the last time musica assoluta will be our guest on 29th April at 7.30 pm. Now with students of musik.welt !


The third concert of musica assoluta on 18.03. collects donations for medical and humanitarian aid in Ukraine.

War in Ukraine: Support for those affected from music and science

Here you will find ways to support scholars and musicians affected by the war, as well as the evacuation of works of art.

War in Ukraine

The CWM joins the expression of solidarity by the University of Hildesheim Foundation

Start of M.A. programme musik.welt

The part-time study programme "musik.welt - Cultural Diversity in Music Education" welcomes applications

11th PhD Workshop in Ghana

Doctoral students and M.A. students exchange ideas within the Graduate School "Performing Sustainability. Cultures and Development in West Africa".


musica assoluta continues its INSIDE 360° series with the second concert

Project coordinator (d/f/m) wanted

The DAAD project "Performing Sustainability - Cultures and Development in West Africa" is looking for a coordinator. Deadline: 28.02.

Student assistent wanted

The CWM is looking for a student assistant (m/f/d) for press and public relations from 1.4.2022 for 30h/month.

Farewell from Dr. Nepomuk Riva

Dr. Nepomuk Riva has terminated his position as coordinator of the DAAD Graduate School "Performing Sustainability" at the Center for World Music as…


musica assoluta launches the series INSIDE 360° - Dream Worlds at the Center for World Music with its first concert

Inside 360° - Time for listening

The orchestra musica assoluta with a concert series as guest at CWM