International Conference 'The Power of Music Education – Estonian Experience' at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre

International conference of music education is celebrating Estonian music education traditions with a history of longer than 100 years.4 days full of presentations, workshops and music!

Wheelchair friendly

Music has been part of European education already for millennia shaping the cultural reality we are living in today. Both music and education are phenomena shaping human beings into members of a society in a most remarkable way. The aim of the conference is to discuss on music education developments in the past and present, examining possible trends for the future as well as sharing the ideas, traditions and achievements of music education in Estonia.

The main program of the conference includes presentations, workshops and a rich framework program with the aim to network and meet international professionals. Among the keynote speakers are David G. Hebert (NOR), Geza Szilvay (HUN/FIN) and composer Rasmus Puur (EST). Focus group presenters come from Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. The additional program includes the possibility to listen to the final performances of the 4th International Music Olympiad, which will take place the day following the conference (April 20, 2018). The best practices from preschool music activities to choir singing, Orff and Kodaly approaches implemented at general comprehensive school music education will be shared with the participants in numerous workshops.

Keynote Speakers





Registration fee 150 EURO – includes an opening reception, coffee breaks and Gala Dinner.

Your registration is fulfilled after transferring the conference fee to the following account.
As a reference please add your name and „Conference PME”.
After receiving the money we will get in touch with you and confirm your payment and participation.

Recipient: Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre
Bank address: Tornimäe 2, 15010 Tallinn, Estonia
Bank account (IBAN):  EE621010002006881004





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