Institute for Music in Human and Social Development

mission:

Since 2005, the Institute for Music in Human and Social Development has brought together researchers, theorists and practitioners from disciplines including psychology, medicine, neuroscience, informatics, physics, education, linguistics and music. Our aim is to inform both the scientific understanding and practical application of music as a therapeutic, educational, artistic and social tool

contact:

The University of Edinburgh/Alison House: 12 Nicolson Square
Edinburgh, Midlothian EH8 9DF
k.overy@ed.ac.uk
44 (0)131 650 8268
http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/edinburgh-college-art/music/research/imhsd

arts categories:

music
mixed-art forms
dance/movement

population(s) served:

adolescents
adults
older adults
children

region(s) served:

international