International Musicological Society, 20th Quinquennial Congress in Tokyo, 19-23 March, 2017

We cordially invite your participation in the 20th Congress of the International Musicological Society, to be held in Tokyo, Japan, from Sunday, March 19, to Thursday, March 23, 2017. This is the first of the IMS Congresses that takes place in Asia, and we truly hope that this Congress will [... read more]


Important Notice for Participants
When you arrive in Ueno, please first visit our Registration & Information Desk (located in Hall 1 of the main venue, see campus map), to pick up your Congress bag, which includes tickets for admission of events, your name tag, etc.

Final Program and Abstracts released
We have finalized the Congress schedule and posted "Program and Abstracts" on our Website. (Feb. 18, 2017)

Onsite Registration
We have closed online registration. However, onsite registration is possible. Registration and Information desk is located in Hall 1 of the venue. It is open from 12:00 to 19:00 on Sunday, March 19, and from 8:45 to 18:00 from Monday, March 20 through to Thursday, March 23. Tickets for Concerts, farewell dinner, No-theatre workshop are also available there (Pre-booking is not possible, except Gagaku concert.). (Feb. 22, 2016)

Technical Information for Presenters and Travel Information have been posted
(Oct 1, 2016)

Congress Program released
Please visit the Congress Schedule page and the Sessions and Abstracts page (August 31, 2016)

Registration Information released
"Registration Information" in PDF format is ready to download. (August 29, 2016)

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Donate to the IMS 2017 Tokyo Congress

IMS 2017 Tokyo Congress is being made possible by our generous supporters. If you wish to make a contribution, fill out our donation form and send us via e-mail or fax. Donation form 募金のお願い 日本語はこちら

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The Organizing Committee of the IMS 2017 in Tokyo
c/o Department of Musicology, Tokyo University of the Arts
Ueno-koen 12-8, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8714 JAPAN