CIMCIM is the acronym for Comité International des Museés et Collections d'Instruments de Musique (International Committee of Musical Instrument Museums and Collections)
CIMCIM is one of 25 international committees of ICOM, the International Council of Museums, and was established in 1960.
CIMCIM aims to promote high professional standards in the use and conservation of musical instruments in museums and collections.
CIMCIM meets every three years during the ICOM General Conferences and in each of the other two years organizes a special meeting, usually including symposium papers and museum visits. Meetings are held in different countries of the world: recent venues have included Austria/Slovakia/Hungary, Norway, U.K., Belgium, Canada, Japan, U.S.A., Netherlands, Germany and Argentina. ...
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