Appointed Cities :

Do you have what it takes to become a UNESCO City of Music?

The following list of criteria and characteristics serves as a guide for cities interested in joining the network as a City of Music:

  • Recognized centres of musical creation and activity;
  • experience in hosting musical festivals and events at a national or international level;
  • promotion of the music industry in all its forms;
  • music schools, conservatories, academies and higher education institutions specialized in music;
  • informal structures for music education, including amateur choirs and orchestras;
  • domestic or international platforms dedicated to particular genres of music and/or music from other countries;
  • cultural spaces suited for practicing and listening to music, e.g. open-air auditoriums.

Music cities collaboration:

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