The Min-On Music Research Institute

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    Music Education
    Music Education
    Investigating 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)
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    Music and Peacebuilding
    Music and Peacebuilding
    To 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)
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    Music Sociology
    Music Sociology
    Understanding 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)
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    Music and Ecology
    Music and Ecology
    Music 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)

Our mission

To pursue a multidisciplinary investigation of the potential application of music in peacebuilding activities
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News & Topics

October 31, 2018
2018 MOMRI Annual Conference “Musicking, Human Rights & Inclusion”

This year our Annual Conference benefited from the outstanding experience of our two keynote speakers, Laura Hassler and Svanibor Pettan (see details below).

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August 9, 2018
Joint Symposium of the ICTM Study Groups on Applied Ethnomusicology (6th) and on Music, Education and Social Inclusion (2nd), Beijing, July 7-10, 2018

In China, the promotion of music as Intangible Cultural Heritage has enjoyed tremendous development for more than a decade, and Beijing was therefore …

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June 20, 2018
Social Impact of Making Music (SIMM) Porto 2018

The third SIMM-posium Porto 2018 (May 19-20) brought together researchers, practitioners interested in research, and policymakers concerned with social welfare, to build and strengthen a network of

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April 18, 2018
Welcome Notes Training – Report from Musicians without Borders

The mission of Musicians without Borders is to use music to connect communities, bridge divides, and heal the wounds of war and conflict.

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February 1, 2018
“Sounding Conflict: From Resistance to Reconciliation” PaCCS Project in Belfast MOMRI Director as Expert Advisor

It was truly an honor and an exciting opportunity to be invited as expert advisor to the Sounding Conflict Project.

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January 12, 2018
MOMRI at the Society for Ethnomusicology (SEM) in Denver, USA

The 62nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Ethnomusicology (SEM) took place at the Denver Marriot City Center from October 26 to 29, 2017.

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