The German Music Council is committed to the interests of 15 million people who make music in Germany and is the world's largest national umbrella organization for music culture.
1953 - 202370
Years German Music Council
For 70 years now, the German Music Council has supported thousands of musicians year after year through its diverse projects.
Award winners, scholarship recipients
have been sponsored by the German Music Competition in 39 categories - including Nicolas Altstaedt, the Artemis Quartet and Sabine Meyer.
have applied for the German Conductors' Award in 2021.
Years of Jugend musiziert
The nationwide competition Jugend musiziert, one of the most renowned nationwide measures for finding and promoting musical talent, turns 60 this year.
The DMR has about80
Employees in Berlin and Bonn
The German Music Council is supported by voluntary commitment and has two locations: Deutscher Musikrat e.V. in Berlin and Deutscher Musikrat gGmbH in Bonn.
Million musicians and music creators
The German Music Council is committed to 15 million musicians and music creators.
Professional associations and institutions of musical life
are members of the German Music Council. The broad spectrum of members offers networking and campaigning opportunities that are unique in the cultural sector.
Personalities from all areas of musical and cultural life
are involved in the federal expert committees on an honorary basis. They advise the Presidium on specialist issues and make suggestions.
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Deutscher Musikrat positioniert sich zu „Künstliche Intelligenz und Musik – Hilfe oder Konkurrenz?“
Deutscher Musikrat feiert 70-jähriges Jubiläum mit rund 1.000 Gästen in der Berliner Philharmonie
Live and promote diversity!
On the foundation of the music, socio-political and project-related work of the German Music Council