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IAWM Announces 2013 Pauline Alderman Award Recipients

The International Alliance for Women in Music (IAWM) is pleased to announce the recipients of the Pauline Alderman Awards for Outstanding Scholarship on Women in Music for 2013. The 2013 prizes honor works published in 2011 and 2012 in the categories of Book, Journal Article, and Reference Work.


IAWM Search for New Music Competition 2014

33rd IAWM Search for New Music by Women Composers Competition 2014 The International Alliance of Women in Music announces its annual competition Search for New Music by Women Composers. This international competition includes nine different prize categories ranging from chamber and orchestral works


Spring IAWM Journal Submission Info

We are working on the spring issue of the Journal of the IAWM. We would appreciate reports on women-in-music activities throughout the world, festivals, and major concerts as well as reports from the various women-in-music organizations and IAWM committees and officers. Deadlines Please send the f


Membership Chair News

I hope that the beginning of 2014 is treating you well. Fall 2013 Journal We sent out additional Fall 2013 journals to those we knew did not originally receive them, yet I wanted to check in and ask if there are any members who are still waiting to receive your journal. If so, please respond to th



The International Alliance for Women in Music (IAWM) is a global network of women and men working to increase and enhance musical activities and opportunities and to promote all aspects of the music of women. The IAWM builds awareness of women’s contributions to musical life through publications, website, free listserv, international competitions for researchers and composers, conferences, and congresses, concerts, the entrepreneurial efforts of its members, and advocacy work.

IAWM activities ensure that the progress women have made in every aspect of musical life will continue to flourish and multiply. Join IAWM and our 500 international members to make a difference!