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2. ISME Commission for Community Music Activity Chair: Don Coffman USA Commissioners: Lee Higgins Sylvia Chong Joel Barbosa Donald DeVito Dochy Lichtensztajn

UK Singapore Brazil USA Israel

The Community Music Activities Seminar was held at the Accademia Nazionale de Santa Cecillia in Rome, Italy July 16 – 18, 2000 in Auditorium Parco della Musica of Rome, the most prestigious concert hall of the city. Our host chairs were Andrea Sangiorgio and Valentina Iadeluca from the CDM onlus Centro Didattico Musicale, Rome, Italy. There were 28 presenters representing 10 countries: Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Portugal, UK, and the USA. There were 15 other participants, representing a further two countries: The Netherlands and China. The seminar reflected on the following five themes: 1.

Community Music and the Criminal Justice System


Community Music and Well-being


Community Music: Faith, Religion and Ritual


Community Music and Leadership


Community Music and Social Capital

The commissioners were pleased to see continued growth in the number and quality of presentations and in the collaborations that have developed among seminar presenters during the periods of time between the bi-annual seminars.

2008 CMA Seminar Briefing  

ISME Community Music Activity Commission (CMA) 2008 Seminar Briefing