News Archive



» Call for Applications: AMMR - Advancing Music and Minorities Research seed money initiative! Please find further information here, Deadline: January 21, 2024.

» December 4 - 9: 12th Symposium of the ICTMD Study Group on Music and Minorities, including a joint day with the ICTMD Study Group on Indigenous Music and Dance! Video of the opening event

» November 24 - 25: Conference "Music, Migration, Belonging/s in 21st-Century Europe", review & photos

» November 16: The 2023 MMRC Lecture "amenca ketane. Histories of Trauma, Music and Romani empowerment", review & photos

» BFE Honourable Mention for Paper by María del Mar Ocaña Guzmán

» Call for Contributions: Special Collection of the MMRC's journal Music & Minorities "Contemporary Views on Romani Music and Romani Music Studies"

» ICTMD Honorary Membership for Ursula Hemetek

» Remembering Yoshitaka Terada († 2023)



» Friday, November 25, 7 pm (CET): Listening to the Songs of Indigenous Lands. The 2022 MMRC Lecture

» Apply now: Advancing Music and Minorities Research: A Seed Money Initiative for Research Project Development

» Retrospective Symposium "Macht der Musik. Minderheitenpolitische Interventionen": Reports of ORF-Volksgruppenredaktion "Diversität" und "Hrvati"

» The MMRC congratulates its advisory board member Philip Bohlman on receiving this year's Balzan Prize! September 2022

» MMRC at the 46th ICTM World Conference in Lisbon, July 2022

» "Best Article Prize 2022" from ICTM for Evrim Hikmet Öğüt's article in Music & Minorities, July 2022

» Ursula Hemetek receives Gold Medal of Merit for outstanding achievements at the mdw – University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, June 2022

» Ursula Hemetek on the radio: SWR2 Wissen, Die Roma in Europa (3/3) – Zwischen Gipsy Rap und Romantisierung, March 2022

» CANCELLED: "Challenging the Theater of Memory: Yiddish Song beyond Kitsch and Stereotype", lecture-concert with Benjamin Fox-Rosen and Isabel Frey on March 22, 2022, at 18:00, March 2022



» MMRC launches Advancing Music and Minorities Research: A Seed Money Initiative for Research Project Development, December 2021

» GAIN Gender & Agency Research Award goes to Jasemin Khaleli, December 2021

» Launch and public presentation of MMRC’s new journal "Music & Minorities", December 2021

» The 2021 MMRC Lecture: Queering Identity in Music: Perspectives from Ethnomusicology, September 2021

» Adelaida Reyes, 1930–2021, August 2021

» On Sunday, August 1, 9:05 a.m. and then available online for 7 days: Ursula Hemetek as a guest on the Ö1 radio program "Gedanken", July 2021

» The research project "Klingender Gemeindebau" in the media: The radio program "Eigenklang" and Ursula Hemetek's article in mdw Magazine are now available online, May 2021

» MMRC welcomes two new staff members: Jasemin Khaleli and Anja Brunner, April 2021

» Dissertation Award for Research on Migration 2020 of the Austrian Academy of Sciences goes to Ioannis Christidis, March 2021

» Stimme special issue "Klangheimaten: Musik und Minderheiten": all articles now available online, January 2021



» Reading and listening recommendations, December 2020

» The 2020 MMRC Lecture, November 2020

» Dawn Catty at mdw, August 2020

» Current projects, Juli 2020

» Ö1 radio program Gedanken featuring Ursula Hemetek, Juli 2020

» Listening and reading recommendations, April 2020

» New members of the MMRC team, March 2020

» Recent media reports on the MMRC, March 2020

» Remembering Bruno Nettl, January 2020

» Kick-off Event of the Music and Minorities Research Center, November 2019

» First meeting of the international Advisory Board of the MMRC, July 2019