IMC Executive Board

The Executive Board is elected every 2 years by the General Assembly. Elected Board members serve (without any salary or reimbursement) a two-year term, renewable twice. The President is elected directly by the General Assembly and serves a 2-year term renewable once. Between General Assemblies, the Executive Board takes all decisions necessary on behalf of the Council and ensures the implementation of all other decisions of the General Assembly. Moreover, The Executive Board admits members and submits to the General Assembly a report of the Council's work and its financial position.

The 38th IMC General Assembly held online, November 25 - December 8, 2021 elected the new Executive Board which will be serving until the 39th General Assembly in 2023:


Alfons Karabuda (Sweden)
Chairman of ECSA (European Composer & Songwriter Alliance)
Chairman of SKAP


Sheila C. Woodward (South Africa/United States) - Executive Vice-President
ISME Past President

Roula Abou Baker (Lebanon) - Vice-President
Manager - Fayha Choir
International Federation for Choral Music

Charles Binam Bikoi (Cameroon) - Vice-President
Executive Secretary - International Centre for Research and Documentation on African Languages and Traditions (CERDOTOLA)

Marti Ferrer Bosch (Catalunya/Spain) - Tresurer
Director - FICTA edicions
European Choral Association


Dr. Dorothy Conaghan (Ireland)
Affiliate Research Fellow, University College Dublin
European Orchestra Federation

Paul Dujardin (Belgium)
Vice-President - European Festival Association

Ardavan Jafarian (Iran)
Iran's Publishers Guild - IPPG

Ghita Kaldi (Morocco/Senegal)
General Director - Afrikayna

Jacques Moreau (France)
Chair of the MusiQuE Board
Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Académies de Musique et Musikhochschulen

Maria Claudia Parias Durán (Colombia)
Executive President - Fundación Nacional Batuta

Charles J. Sanders (USA)
Chair - National Music Council of the United States

Christine Thomassen (Norway)
Vice-President - Creo
International Federation of Musicians


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