RECOMMENDATION 917 (1981)
on the designation of 1985 as European Music Year
1. Having regard to the resolution on the
designation of 1985 as European Music Year, adopted on 20 November 1980 by the
European Parliament ;
2. Welcoming the invitation for the Council of
Europe, and in particular its Committee on Culture and Education, to be closely
associated with the organisation of this year ;
3. Believing that
such an event should be related to the Council of Europe's work on cultural
development and should allow the involvement of young people ;
Considering that, on the basis of past experience, it is necessary to begin
preparations well in advance.
5. Recommends that the Committee of
a. give its official support to the designation of
1985 as European Music Year ;
b. examine subsequently, and in
co-operation with the Assembly, the arrangements to be made.
. Text adopted by the Standing
Committee, acting on behalf of the Assembly, on 26 March 1981.
Doc. 4685. report of the Committee on Culture and Education.