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Dr.Sc PhD Oskar ELSCHEK Chairman of the Department of Ethnomusicology at the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava

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1954- Institute of Musicology, Slovak Academy of Sciences
1988 Habil, University of Vienna
1988- Institute of Musicology, Vienna University
1988-89 Guest Professor, Liszt Ferencz Academy Budapest
1989-97 Director of the Institute of Musicology, Comenius University
1992 University Professor, Music Academy Bratislava
1992-93 Guest Professor, University of Hamburg
 special research Middle European Folk Musik, Musical Instruments, Systematic Musicology, Acustical research, film, video documentation
1999- Institute of Ethnology, University of Sc Cyril and Method, Trnava

Memberships

European Academy, Oxford
International Council for Traditional Music - UNESCO, Los Angeles
European Folklore Institute, Budapest
International Organization of Folk Art - UNESCO, Austria

Publications

Musikforschung der Gegenwart, ihre Systematik, Theorie und Entwicklung. Wien 1992, 2 Bde.
Slovenské l'udové píst'aly. SAV Bratislava 1990
Slowakische Volksmusikinstrumente. DVM Leipzig 1983
System of graphic symbols and sign for the typology of aeroph. SAV Bratislava 1969

Awards

1963 Jahrespreis des Slowakischen Musikfonds für Musikwissenschaft
1982 Bartók Medaille des Ungarischen Ministeriums für Kultur
1995 Herder-Preis der Töpfer-Stiftung für Musikwissenschaft
2000 Wissenschaftler des Jahres, Slowakische Republik