Music in the Context of Culture

V. Sarajishvili Tbilisi State Conservatoire hosts the International scientific conference “Music in the Context of Culture” dedicated to the 90th anniversary of Givi Orjonikidze, eminent musicologist, scholar, writer and public figure.

The conference will be held 2-4 December, 2019.

Working languages of the Conference are Georgian and English.

Conference topic is broad and it includes all the themes covering issue of Music in the Context of Culture.

Conference papers will be later published in special issue of the peer reviewed electronic scientific journal: GESJ: Musicology and Cultural Science.

Please registered at: before 15 October, 2019 and forward the short  Bio and  abstracts (in Georgian or English languages correspondingly) to the following address:

Bio and abstract should not exceed  260 words.

Format of the text:

Font: Times New Roman

Size: 12

Interval: 1,5

Margins from all sides: 2.0 cm

Time-limit of the Conference: presentation and discussion – 30 min.

Due to the need to translate the text of the paper into Georgian, please send full text of your presentation before 1 November, 2019.

Please note that participation is free of charge and accommodation of the participants (4 nights) is also covered by the conference.

Conference program also includes concert of the most famous contemporary Georgian composer, Gia Kancheli’s music (free attendance for the participants of the conference).

For additional information please contact to Professor Rusudan Tsurtsumia. :

e-mail address:

Tel.: (+995 32) 299 89 53

(+995) 593 98 51 17