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European-Egyptian Contemporary Music Society (EECMS)

National Network: 
Danckwerthstraße 16
24106 Kiel
+49 4315348748
Mobile Phone: 
Mobile Phone (other): 
+49 1794796421
Organisation Type: 
Public/Private Non-Profit Foundation
Year of Establishment: 
Fields of Activity: 
General Information: 

A non profitable society handling with contracts with every interested institution and authority authorised through a Jurist representative. (General Manager, Project Manager in Germany, Project Manager in Cairo, Ensemble Manager, Assistant project and concert manager in Cairo, Board of advisers from Egypt and Germany). EECMS Connections are: (Bibliotheca Alexandrina, The American University in Cairo, Foreign Culture Institutions in Egypt: Pro Helvetia - Goethe Institute - Centre Cultural - Japan Foundation - Korean Embassy - European Delegation - British Council - The Spanish Embassy in Cairo) and in Europe (Culture Point Germany–European Community program, The government of Barcelona, Musik der Jahrhunderte in Germany, ECLAT Festival Neue Musik in Germany, Muziek Centrum Nederland in Holland, Musicadhoy in Madrid, Spain and Juness Musical in Cyprus) and in the Far East as well (Korean Arts Counsel, Tongyeong International Music Festival Foundation, Tokyo Concerts, Inc., Asian Composers Network).


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Mission and Objectives: 

- Connecting all Culture institutions in Egypt. - Including an international committee for works selection, composers commissioning. - Founding and supporting the new founded Egyptian Contemporary Music Ensemble with the first event to be held in October 2010, with three Major Concerts per session. - Organising roundtable seminars, workshops, internships and scholarships. - Supporting educational projects like school projects. - Dealing with forming ensemble academic programs for cooperation and exchange between Egypt musicians and major ensemble abroad, not to obtain any academic Degree. - Involving Egyptian Composers and musicians based on their musical standard ability. - Involving in educational projects like school projects and Universities Founding Music Lovers Society. - Founding Egyptian Composers Network. - Found for Individual Projects. Gust lectures, Composer Seminars etc. - Music Students Educational, Internships and scholarship programs. - Founding Music Lovers Society, Music Students, Internships and scholarship Programs.

Main Projects / Activities: 

- The Egyptian Contemporary Music Ensemble - Cairo Music Days 2011 - The 2nd Alexandrina Contemporary Music Biennale 2011

Contact (1) Full Name: 
Tarek Krohn
Head of the organisation: 
Sherif El Razzaz
Contact (2) Full Name: 
Daniel Schmidt

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