31.05.-01.06.2024, St. Pölten

EMU General Assembly & European Music School Forum 2024

EMU General Assembly & European Music School Forum



Fri 31 May - Sat 1 Jun 2024
St. Pölten, Lower Austria


The European Music School Union (EMU) is holding its General Assembly and European Music School Forum 2024 in St. Pölten at the invitation of the Province of Lower Austria.

Delegates from 27 member countries meet in St. Pölten to hold their general assembly and take part in the European Music School Forum. In addition to keynote speeches and contributions from renowned experts as well as discussions on relevant topics, the focus will be on dialogue between the member countries and with Austrian music school directors. The event will be enriched by musical contributions from Lower Austria′s music and art schools and an ensemble of music school pupils from Austria and its neighbouring countries.

European Music School Forum



Festspielhaus St. Pölten
Kulturbezirk 2, 3100 St. Pölten

Fri 31. May 2024
| 13.30 Uhr Registration, 14.30 Uhr Opening, Keynotes and Plenary discussion "The Relevance of Music & Art Schools in Europe", EMU-Café
Fri 31. May 2024 | 19.30 Concert of the Lower Austrian Music & Art Schools
Sat 1. June 2024 | 9.00-12.00 "Qualitities in Music School Education" Working Groups & Closing


Keynote speeches, panel discussions, working groups and an EMU café will be held on the topics of "On the relevance of Music & Art Schools in Europe" and "Qualities in Music School Education".
Music school directors from Austria and South Tyrol can also take part in the European Music School Forum, registration via the provincial associations (Bundesländer).

Programme (current status)




Information for EMU members



Thu 30 May - Sun 2 Jun 2024
Information about the full programme on the EMU Website (member login)

Arrival information

St. Pölten is the capital of Lower Austria and can easily reached by train.

Coming by plane:
Airport Vienna Schwechat (VIE)
Train from Airport to St. Pölten Hbf (Hauptbahnhof = St. Pölten central train station)
Information about trains: Scotty App

Coming by train:
St. Pölten Hbf (Hauptbahnhof = St. Pölten central train station)
Information about trains: Scotty App

Coming by car:
Hotel Metropol, Schillerplatz 1, 3100 St. Pölten
Parking garage avaible, EUR 10 per day


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