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National Music Council

Austrian Music Council - ÖMR

Main work of the Austrian Music Council

-Advocacy group for music in Austria
-Coordinating people who work in and with music
-Broadening and promoting the diversity of music from Austria

The Austrian Music Council is a member of the International Music Council that is associated to UNESCO and aims, as ³the voice of the world¹s music², to be the umbrella organisation of NGOs concerned with music.

Aims and Activities:
-To coordinate and represent the interests and demands of organisations and associations actively involved in music in Austria
€-To promote the learning, teaching, practice and business of music
-To lobby for rights, copyright, music productions and live events/performances originating in Austria and to promote those engaged in creative work in Austria in every musical genre
-To present the music currently being created in Austria
-To issue statements, provide and prepare material and initiate dialogue on current topics in the fields of music education, the music business and cultural policy relating to music
-To organise and attend conferences, seminars, symposia and workshops that deal with subjects such as copyright, music education, music management, music business, cultural policy etc.
-To promote Austria as a business location with respect to added value through music and more extensive export activities
-To cooperate with organisations from the fields of culture and business to carry out joint projects relevant to music and dealing with cultural policy issues
-To involve prominent figures from the fields of politics, media and business in activities that promote the music business, music education and the practice of music



Location: Austria
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