The Bayerische Landeskoordinierungsstelle Musik (BLKM)(The Coordination Centre for Music in Bavaria) functions as the central service center for music education projects in Bavaria. The BLKM works on behalf of the Bavarian State Ministry of Education, Science and the Arts (StMBW), the Bavarian State Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, Family and Integration (StMAS) and the Bavarian Music Council (BMR).
The advisory council consists of three representatives of the aforementioned ministries as well as three representatives from the presidency of the BMR. From right to left: Wolfgang Greth (BMR), Herbert Hillig (StMBW), Wilhelm Lehr (BMR), Michael Weidenhiller (StMBW), Dr. Hans Eirich (StMAS), Karl Zepnik (BMR).
The office informs the advisory board in the spring and autumn of each year about the focus and initiatives of the BLKM.
The office is led by Christiane Franke (representative of the BMR/StMBW), Christian Schumacher (representative of the ISB/StMBW) and Dagmar Winterhalter-Salvatore (representative of the IFP/StMAS). The advisory board decides on the priorities and initiatives to be implemented. The advisory board is also responsible for the communication of the tasks decided upon for the BLKM to the respective ministries and the Bavarian Music Council.