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Dr. Elisheva Rigbi

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem,


Dr. Roni Jaeger-Granot,

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem,

Vice-Chairperson & Treasurer

Dr. Rivka Elkoshi,

Levinsky College of Education,

Secretary and Music Education representative


Dr. Yossi Maurey,

The Hebrew University of


Dr. Adena Portowitz,

Bar-Ilan University,

Editor of: MinAd: Israel Studies in Musicology Online

IMS 2004: Bar-Ilan University, 28 June 2004

Welcome to the Israel Musicological Society Home Page.

The Israel Musicological Society (IMS) was founded in 1967 in order to further musicological research and to aid in the fostering of musical life in Israel. At present there are about 200 IMS members in Israel.
IMS holds an  Annual Conference, a forum for the presentation of recent research by Israeli musicologists and hosts guests from abroad. IMS publishes  Min-ad: Israel Studies in Musicology Online.

IMS members  receive via e-mail the Table of Contents of each new volume of Min-ad   as they are released.

   To join the IMS, please send us a note with your name, address, affiliation, and e-mail address (if any), together with a check (in Israeli Shekels or US dollar equivalent) made out to the order of Israel Musicological Society. Our address is:

POB 39105, Jerusalem 91390
fax: 972-2-5611156; tel: 972-2-6585059

Membership fees:
  • Regular: NIS 100 ($25)
  • Retired:  NIS   80 ($18)
  • Student:  NIS   50 ($12)
  • The IMS is a volunteer organization funded entirely by membership dues and contributions by generous individuals and institutions. Should you be interested in supporting the IMS with a contribution of $100 or more, kindly contact the Treasurer.


    The IMS is supported by the Musicology Departments of the Hebrew University, Tel-Aviv University  and Bar-Ilan University. The IMS is indebted to the Bar-Ilan University Center for IT & IS, headed by Mr. Moshe Gottlieb, for hosting this Home Page.
    Copyright © 1997 by the Israel Musicological Society. All rights reserved.

    This document and all portions thereof are protected by Israeli and International Copyright Laws. Material contained herein may be copied and/or distributed for educational and research purposes only.

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