Important events for Music Therapy and Social Inclusion: A source of information

World Congress Music Therapy” organized every third year

On the wfmt.info website’s archives section you can find loads of info, the programs, videos of opening and closing ceremonies and much more on the below past events.

2020 Tshwane South Africa
2017 Tsukuba Japan

14th World Congress of Music Therapy

2014 Krems an der Donau Austria
2011 Seoul Korea
12th World Congress of Music Therapy: a report, a video 2008 Buenos Aires Argentina
11th World Congress of Music Therapy: An interview with one of the members of the organising committee 2005 Brisbane Australia

10th World Congress of Music Therapy

2002 Oxford UK
9th World Congress of Music Therapy: memories, reflections, program (first in English, then in Spanish) 1999 Washington, D.C. USA
7th World Congress of Music Therapy: downloadable program, studies 1993 Victoria Spain
European Music Therapy Conference” organized every third year

11th European Music Therapy Conference

2019 Aalborg Denmark

10th European Music Therapy Conference

2016 Vienna Austria
9th European Music Therapy Conference: an interview

(+ the conference’s program at the very end in a downloadable PDF)

2013 Oslo Norway
8th European Music Therapy Conference
2010 Cadiz Spain
2007 Veldhoven the Netherlands
6th European Music Therapy Conference
2004 Jyvaskyla Finland
5th European Music Therapy Conference
2001 Naples Italy
4th European Music Therapy Conference
1998 Leuven Belgium
3rd European Music Therapy Conference
1995 Aalborg Denmark
2nd European Music Therapy Conference

A decision to organize a European music therapy conference every three years was made here.

1992 Cambridge UK
European Consortium for Arts Therapies Education conferences

15th ECARTE conference

2019, Sept 11-14 Alcalá de Henares Spain
International Symposium on Music Therapy and Adolescents
A yearly symposium of the German Society for Psychoanalysis and Music.

4th International Symposium on Music Therapy and Adolescents

2017, Oct 28-29 Münich Germany
International Conference of the International Association for Music and Medicine

organized every two years

5th International Conference of the International Association for Music and Medicine

2018, June 7-21 Barcelona Spain
4th International Conference of the International Association for Music and Medicine 2016, June 11-15 Beijing China
3rd International Conference of the International Association for Music and Medicine 2014, June 24

2nd International Conference of the International Association for Music and Medicine

2012, July 3-6 Bangkok Thailand
1st International Conference of the International Association for Music and Medicine 2010, July 6
other interesting music therapy conferences around Europe:

Online Conference for Music Therapy
A 24-hour long meeting!

2019, Febr 2 online online

Nordic Music Therapy Congress

2018, Aug 8-12 Stockholm Sweden
The 5th Inclusion and Choral Singing Conference
April 11, 2015 – Catalunya, SpainThe first choir of singers with aphasia in Spain and other examples of good practice for inclusion
the article from ECA-EC’s March 2015 magazine The 10th Inclusive Music Making Conference and 2nd Inclusive Sound Festival (German reading)