The Oldest and the Largest Music Educators Society in Korea

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The Korean Music Education Society (KMES) was established in 1956 for development of music education through academic research and practice. Covering all fields of formal and informal music education research and practice, KMES provides academic opportunities to music educators through publications, conferences, and colloquiums. KMES strives to support all music educators with comprehensive and innovative opportunities to meet their professional needs. By creating worldwide connections with institutions and scholars, KMES desires to contribute to the global movement of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

  •  Providing quality music education to all music students.

  •  Advocating Korean music education for diversity.

  •  Advancing Korean music education through academic research and practice

1.      Publications
2.      Conferences
3.      Colloquiums
4.      Academic connections with diverse institutions and scholars
5.      Professional Development Training 


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