DISSONANCE is the most important Swiss Music Journal and is issued four times a year. Until 2017 it was under the editorship of the Swiss Association of Musicians (ASM). From 2018 on, it will be edited by the association DISSONANCE (President : Käthi Gohl Moser).


DISSONANCE documents and comments the contemporary musical creation, life and thought through scholarly work, essays, analyses and interviews, and provides a detailed rubric part where performances and publications are discussed critically and where cultural and political discussions can take place. Languages of publication are English, French, German and Italian. DISSONANCE receives contribution from highly qualified music scholars and journalists from numerous countries. 1’500 copies of DISSONANCE are distributed worldwide.


DISSONANCE is published with the support
of the Christoph Delz Foundation
of the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia.


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