Posts tagged with Music Therapy

  1. Singing to remember: music therapy and dementia study to launch at the Conservatorium

    Aged care home residents singing. Photo: Bromford/Flickr CC

    Music Therapy researcher Dr Jeanette Tamplin’s latest study will examine how singing can improve the lives of dementia sufferers and their carers.

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/02/13/singing-to-remember-music-therapy-and-dementia-study-to-launch-at-the-conservatorium

  2. Dr Imogen Clark wins the Hazel Hawke Research Grant in Dementia Care

    By Sophie Duran Dr Imogen Clark of the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music at the University of Melbourne has been awarded the prestigious $50,000 Hazel …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2018/01/24/dr-imogen-clark-wins-the-hazel-hawke-research-grant-in-dementia-care

  3. A virtual reality singing program? That’s the stuff of awards shortlists

    Congratulations to the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music’s Dr Jeanette Tamplin, who made it to the finals of the National Disability Awards in Canberra on the weekend …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/12/05/a-virtual-reality-singing-program-thats-the-stuff-of-awards-shortlists

  4. TEDx: using music to escape the dark side

    In this TEDx talk, recorded in September, Head of Music Therapy Professor Katrina Skewes McFerran explains how our choice of music can make us feel better or …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/11/27/tedx-using-music-to-return-from-the-darkside

  5. Singing with dementia: an interview with music therapist Dr Jeanette Tamplin

    Following the success of Dr Jeanette Tamplin’s first dementia choir, Musical Memories, seven more choirs for people and carers living with dementia will be introduced in …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/10/09/singing-with-dementia-an-interview-with-music-therapist-dr-jeanette-tamplin

  6. Music therapy and dementia – a world-first study is born

    Music therapy dementia study. Image: Flickr / CC.

    Professor Felicity Baker is co-director the National Music Therapy Research Unit at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. This week she received word that her world-first study into the …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/04/music-therapy-and-dementia-a-world-first-study-is-born

  7. Hip hop’s healing power

    Born from marginalised communities as a force of self-expression, hip-hop gets an unfairly bad rap for its confronting lyrics, but its power to promote mental and …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/28/hip-hops-healing-power

  8. Van Gogh gets some music therapy

    The Music Therapy team at the University of Melbourne was invited to collaborate with the National Gallery of Victoria to provide an experiential music activity for high-school …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/14/van-gogh-gets-some-music-therapy

  9. Manchester, ritual emotion and the healing power of song

    Samantha Dieckmann, University of Melbourne and Jane Davidson, University of Melbourne On Sunday, Ariana Grande played to a packed house of 60,000 fans at Manchester’s Old …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/06/manchester-ritual-emotion-and-the-healing-power-of-song

  10. The trouble with teaching music in our schools

    Music students. Phil Roeder/Flickr

    When many schools have cupboards full of musical instruments, why are so few students learning to play? By Dr Alexander Crooke, Postdoctoral Fellow in Music Therapy …

    precinct.finearts-music.unimelb.edu.au/2017/05/26/the-trouble-with-teaching-music-in-our-schools

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