Symposium on Art and Education – 21 June

About the event: The International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation (IYMF) and MUS-E Belgium proudly present the Symposium on Art and Education. The event will take place on 21 June 2024, from 09:30 to 16:30 at the Centre Culturel Bruegel. This symposium explores the dynamic intersections of language, art, and education. The programme features a keynote on multilingualism […]

Roundtable: “Transforming education through the arts”

On the occasion of the International MUS-E® Council (IMC) in Oeiras, Portugal, and following the success of the events in Évora and at the European Parliament in Brussels, the International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation (IYMF) and the Associação Yehudi Menuhin Portugal (AYMP) in collaboration with the Oeiras City Council (CMO) organise on May 28 2024, the […]

IYMF annual concert: Spain in concert, December 14th 2023

The International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation, in collaboration with the Spanish Embassy in Belgium, highlighted Spain’s unique musical richness in the framework of the closing event of the Spanish Presidency of the Council of the European Union, which ran from 1st July to 31 December 2023. Great soloists of different nationalities from the Brussels Chamber Orchestra […]

“Transforming education through the arts” roundtable at the European Parliament.

The 30th-anniversary roundtable of the MUS-E® Programme, hosted by MEP Javier Moreno Sánchez, on 6 December 2023 marked three decades of impactful artistic education fostering well-being and social inclusion. Organised by the International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation (IYMF) in collaboration with Fundación Yehudi Menuhin España (FYME), this event, co-funded by the European Union, celebrated the visionary […]

Advocacy roundtable in Evora, Portugal: Art in education to empower society, May 26th 2023

On Friday 26 May 2023, the International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation (IYMF) in partnership with Associação Yehudi Menuhin Portugal, Évora University and Évora City Council organised the Roundtable “Art in Education to Empower Society”. The event, taking place at Évora University, brought together relevant stakeholders to discuss and advocate for the power of art education for […]

30th anniversary of MUS-E ® programme

2023 marks the 30th anniversary year of the creation of the MUS-E® Programme, which took place in Saanen, Switzerland, where Yehudi Menuhin, together with IYMF Executive Vice-President Marianne Poncelet and IYMF Vice-President Werner Schmitt, conceived this programme in 1993. To celebrate this anniversary, MUS-E® delegates and the IYMF reunited during three days in Saanen, Switzerland, […]

U-CREATE: Social inclusion through the arts

1.The International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation Since its setting-up in 1992 in Brussels, the International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation (IYMF) has used the creative arts (music, singing, dance, visual arts, etc.) as a tool for meetings among world cultures and has produced high-level multicultural concerts presenting stage concepts merging classical and world music in an innovative way. […]

2022 International MUS-E Festival

The International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation presents the second International MUS-E Festival ! The festival will once again happen online and  broadcasted on From December 5 to December 20,  MUS-E organisations from Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Portugal, Spain, Liechtenstein and Belgium will present what MUS-E children and artists have been up to. This festival is a […]

5th European Education Summit

On December 1st, the 5th European Education Summit took place in Brussels, organised by the European Commission, with the participation of Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for innovation, research, culture and youth. Discussed topics were the following: -Closer together through innovation -Every child matters: pathways to school success -Empowered in the digital era -Education for climate […]

Princess of Asturias Awards

The International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation has nominated flamenco dancer Maria Pagés for the Fundacion Princesa de Asturias 2022 Prize in Spain. This nomination was accepted together with that of the singer Carmen Linares. The Princess of Asturias Foundation convenes the Princess of Asturias Awards, which are presented annually in Oviedo, the capital of the Principality, […]

Douce France concert.

Back in June, the international Yehudi Menuhin foundation organized a concert to celebrate French presidency of the European Council, sponsored by Loterie Nationale Loterij and Bruxelles-Capitale. The concert took place in Wolubilis hall, with fantastic musicians playing a various repertoire of well-known and loved french music, with some original content too. Thanks to musicians from […]

IYMF presents “Al di là di Noi”

On the 9th of December 2019 at the Théâtre de l’Hôtel Plaza in Brussels, the IYMF presented its gala concert “Al di là di Noi”. Since its creation in 1992 in Brussels, IYMF has used artistic expressions as a tool for bringing together the cultures of the world and has produced a European brand of [...]