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2015 Search for New Music Awards

The International Alliance for Women in Music (IAWM) has selected winners of its 2015 Search for New Music Competition. The competition recognizes the accomplishments of IAWM member composers and fosters IAWM’s goal of increasing awareness of the musical contributions of women. IAWM hops that perf


IAWM 2015 Congress (April 13-19) - Links and Info

Welcome to a new age for women’s music, a new celebration of women in music, a grand experiment! Along with Wake Forest University, the International Alliance for Women in Music is sponsoring its 20th-anniversary Congress 2015, online here and freely accessible to all.  A new age of accessibilit


IAWM Congress 2015 - Submissions accepted until October 10, 2014

IAWM Announces its 2015 International Congress: Women in Music Connect the World IAWM 20th Anniversary Congress 2015 13-19 April 2015 The International Alliance for Women in Music announces its 20th-anniversary Congress 2015, to be held online, freely accessible to all with events available followi


IAWM Announces Call for 2015 Pauline Alderman Awards

The Pauline Alderman Awards were founded in 1985 by the International Congress on Women in Music to honor the memory of pioneering musicologist Pauline Alderman, Ph.D. (1893-1983), founder and chair of the Music History Department of the University of Southern California. Every two years the IAWM ca



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!