DISSONANCE is the most important Swiss Music Journal and is issued four times a year under the editorship of the Swiss Association of Musicians (SAM).


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. The circulation of DISSONANCE is 2.500 copies distributed worldwide.


DISSONANCE is published with the support of the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia and the Mobiliar Foundation.


Pro Helvetia
die Mobiliar

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