Dec 152017

Rosy Azar Beyhom and Amine Beyhom took part in the “La Modalité au Prisme de la Modernité” (“Modality and Modernity”) Conference in Tunis – Tunisia (7-9 december), at the CMAM which is situated in the Baron d’Erlanger palace An-Najma a-z-Zahra. Rosy Azar Beyhom will be writing a full report on the conference for NEMO-Online. Amine [more…]

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Nov 112017

English Free download of the articles of Nemo-Online Vol. 4 No. 6 below (click for the pdf version on the corresponding title of each article).  Issue 6 of NEMO-Online and editorial will be available in hard copy and pdf with Issue 7 in Volume 4, November 2018. NEMO-Online Vol. 4 Nos. 6 & 7 call [more…]

Nov 072017

English We are delighted at CERMAA to announce that Amine Beyhom, director of the CERMAA, was awarded on the 28th of October 2017, by the Society for Ethnomusicology, the Lois Ibsen Al-Faruqi Prize for the year 2017. The prize is awarded every three years. The video of the presentation speech is available at : [more…]

Sep 222017

The CERMAA is delighted to publish this call for papers for the 1st International Conference of the Mediterranean Forum of Early Childhood Music Education and Musical Childhoods from 20-22 April 2018 at the European University of Cyprus, which we received recently.   Mediterranean Forum for Early Childhood Music Education and Musical Childhoods International Conference, 20-22 [more…]

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Sep 222017

CERMAA members Rosy and Amine Beyhom were invited to Cyprus for the Modus-Modi-Modality Conference which took place 5th-10th September 2017. Amine Beyhom presented on this occasion a paper entitled “Ancient Greek music theory as an analytical tool for Occicentrism, with regard mainly Byzantine and maqām music“. This was a unique event, organized by the ΕUROPEAN [more…]

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Apr 232017

CERMAA members Rosy and Amine Beyhom were invited to Tunisia for the Journées Musicales de Carthage (JMC) and the Prix International Mahmoud Guettat, from 9th to 16th of April 20017. Amine Beyhom was member of the jury for the International Prize, and delivered two seminars for the students of the Higher Institute of Music of [more…]

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Apr 232017

Amine Beyhom’s complete Ph.D thesis (version 2.1 – 2005) is now published online and available for free download at CERMAA/publications/publications-on-the-site/publications-amine- beyhom.

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Apr 022017

A Charter for the Researcher A new page was added today to the website of CERMAA, entitled “A Charter for the Researcher (or “The Charter”)“. It is written in the form of a series of questions every researcher should ask himself in the course of (and before or after) his research. It is addressed to [more…]

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Mar 272017
What future for Arabian music after two centuries of musicological Orientalism?

Click on poster to maximize Public research seminar Thursday, March 30, 2017, 18:00 Musicology is a fairly recent science, practically born with the great Western expansion of the 19th-20th centuries. It is based on axioms compatible with Western music of the Common Practice period (“tonal”, or “classical”) and served ideologically one main purpose: to [more…]

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Dec 112016

English NEMO-Online Vol. 4 Nos. 6 & 7 : Call for papers Research groups CERMAA, ICONEA and IReMus are seeking papers for the sixth and seventh issues of NEMO. The theme, continued from the theme of NEMO-Online No. 5 (available here), is about ‘Musicology/Ethnomusicology: evolutions, problems, alternatives’. We would like these issues of NEMO to [more…]