International Workshop on Folk Music

The International Workshop on Folk Music Analysis is a yearly workshop bringing together musicologists and information scientists developing and employing computational tools and models for music analysis and retrieval, with a specific focus on folk and world musics.

Next Editions

FMA 2019 – Birmingham, UK (

Previous Editions

FMA 2018 – Thessaloniki, Greece (

FMA 2017 – Málaga, Spain (

FMA 2016 – Dublin, Ireland (

FMA 2015 – Paris, France (

FMA 2014 – Istanbul, Turkey (download proceedings)

FMA 2013 – Amsterdam, Netherlands (

FMA 2012 – Sevilla, Spain (

FMA 2011 – Athens, Greece (

Steering Group

A Steering Group is responsible for continuity of the workshop. Members are:

  • Peter van Kranenburg, Meertens Instituut, Amsterdam (chair)
  • Olivier Adam, Université Paris-Sud
  • Christina Anagnostopoulou, University of Athens
  • Pierre Beauguitte, Dublin Institute of Technology
  • Emilios Cambouropoulos, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
  • Emilia Gómez, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona
  • Andre Holzapfel, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
  • Aggelos Pikrakis, University of Piraeus