Date: July 7 - 12, 2014


Prof. (FH) Priv. Doz. Mag. Dr. Gerhard Tucek
Programme Director Music Therapy
IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems


The World Congress of Music Therapy is held every three years. Music therapy professionals from around the world gather at the congress to share ideas, experiences, trends and research outcomes.

Theme of the World Congress of Music Therapy 2014: Cultural Diversity in Music Therapy Practice, Research and Education

Conference Focus

  • How can music therapy researchers and practitioners collaborate most effectively?
  • What impact do cultural influences and values have on practice, research and the provision of therapy?
  • How can this emerging scientific discipline enrich health systems and enhance the human aspect of therapy?
  • Multicultural Perspectives in music therapy practice, research and education
  • Inter-disciplinary dialogue in music therapy
  • New developing areas of clinical practice in music therapy
  • Recent research in clinical music therapy