Resident scholars and visiting fellows carry out research projects on historical and contemporary aspects of Chinese music in context, including literature, philosophy, art history, sociology, and social history. Annual conferences bring together scholars from around the world. A publication series is planned.


Second Annual Conference of the US-China Music Institute

Tradition and Discovery: Teaching Chinese Music in the West
March 9-12, 2019 in New York City and at Bard College
The 2nd annual conference of the US-China Music Institute explored the developments and challenges in teaching Chinese music in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.

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inaugural event 系列介绍

On March 30–31, 2018, the Bard Conservatory of Music held an international symposium on the topic Harmony and Power: The Role of Music in the Cultivation of the Literati in Ancient China. 2018年3月30日至31日,巴德音乐学院举办第一届研讨会,《和谐与实力》- 音乐与中国古代文人