In memoriam Patricia Adkins Chiti

On 12 June 2018, Patricia Adkins Chiti, the critically acclaimed Italian musician, writer and musicologist sadly passed away. As President and founder in 1978 of the “Adkins Chiti Foundation, Women in Music”, Patricia played a key role in promoting women composers worldwide and granting them equal rights and opportunities. ECSA wishes to express its deepest sorrow and convey its sincere thoughts and condolences to her family and friends. Patricia will be greatly missed by all composers and musicians across the world. Her mission will continue, thanks to the commitment of the numerous friends who have collaborated and followed the forty years of dedicated work of Patricia Chiti for the realization of effective equal opportunities for women in the world of music, the women and men composers, artists and directors in the increasing and necessary enhancement of the works of female talent.

Latest News

PRESS RELEASE ON THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT’S ADOPTION OF THE COPYRIGHT DIRECTIVE

  ECSA WELCOMES A HISTORICAL DECISION FOR EUROPE’s CULTURAL DIVERSITY AND Read More

European Authors’ open letter in support of the Copyright Directive

  A Europe Fit for the next generation of creators 20th of March 2019 Dear Member Read More

PRESS RELEASE “Fruitful discussions at the Creators’ Roundtable in L.A.”

   Los Angeles, 13thMarch 2019   On 13thMarch 2019, the Creators’ Read More