Institute of Musicology

Institute of Musicology was founded in 2003, as the ninth organizational unit of Academy of Music in Sarajevo. It was professors at the Department of Musicology and Ethnomusicology dr. Ivan Čavlović, dr. Vinko Krajtmajer and dr. Selma Ferović who initiated the establishment of Institute.

Activities of Institute of Musicology has included the following: research in the field of musicology and ethnomusicology, collecting and processing the material; critical studying and documenting the collected material; work on professional and scientific projects; publishing scientific and professional papers; active participation at local and international conferences; organization of international symposium “Music in Society”; participation in the work of expert commissions (folklore festivals); professional consulting and preparation of radio and TV programs that present musical tradition; preparation and production of special editions.

Over the past ten years, Institute of Musicology has developed into a unique center of musicological and ethnomusicological research in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is confirmed by numerous activities, such as the creation of archives, projects and publishing activity.

prof. dr. Jasmina Talam, Head of Centar

prof. dr. Tamara Karača Beljak

doc. dr. Fatima Hadžić

doc. dr. Lana Paćuka

ass. mr. Amra Toska

mr. Mirza Kovač



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Concert Season includes festivals May Music Festivities, Sonemus Fest, Sarajevo International Guitar Festival. May Music Festivities Sarajevo International Guitar Festival Sonemus Fest


Through various forms of concerts (ensemble concerts, all-evening recitals, concerts of mixed character), all Academy departments are presented as well as their rich artistic and concert activity. Concert season