Music EducationMusic EducationInvestigating music education as a proactive approach to fostering peace,
and developing curricula aligned
with social justice.Young People’s Chorus of New York City
(sponsored by Min-On in 2000)
Music and PeacebuildingMusic and PeacebuildingTo pursue a multidisciplinary investigation of the potential application of music in
peacebuilding activities.International Students Music Festival in Osaka (sponsored by Min-On in 2007)
Music SociologyMusic SociologyUnderstanding the influence of musical activity upon
social structures and social experiences.From the Series “A Musical Voyage along the Silk Road”
(sponsored by Min-On in 1985)
Music and EcologyMusic and EcologyMusic connecting us with our environments; learning from the systems perspective.From the Series “A Musical Voyage along the Silk Road” (by Min-On’s Research Team in Pakistan in 1977)
News & Topics
“Musicking and Nonkilling for Peacebuilding: Crises, Dangers and Opportunities” was held from Mon. Sept. 18 to Wed. Sept. 20, 2017 in Vasa, Finland.
The theme of the 2017 APPRA conference (August 23-25) was “Promoting Peace and Upholding the Transcendent Dignity of the Human Person in the Asia-Pacific Region.”
The 20th Congress of the IMS took place at the prestigious Tokyo University of the Arts in March 2017
Dr.Craig Robertson participated in Socarts Seminar at Oxford University, July 5-7, 2017
With the collaboration and support of Prof. Jeannie B. Lum, editor of the Journal of Peace Education (JPE), MOMRI Research Fellows completed the publication of the very first issue of this journal dedicated to music.
The conference itself was exciting, informative and , most importantly, very useful in terms of contacts.