4th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval

Baltimore, Maryland, USA – The 4th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval will be held October 26-30, 2003, in Baltimore, Maryland (USA).

Registration for ISMIR 2003 is now available online through the ISMIR 2003 web site (see above). Other conference information is also available from this site, which will be updated periodically.
(Accomodation information to be available shortly from the same site.) The majority of sessions will take place in Baltimore, with someevents held at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. Register
early and take advantage of the discounted early registration fees.

The annual ISMIR Conference is the first established international forum for those involved in work on accessing digital musical materials. It reflects the tremendous growth of music-related data
available either locally or remotely through networks and the consequent need to search this content and retrieve music and musical information efficiently and effectively.

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for TelevisiĆ³n EspaƱola (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.