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

November 30, 2017
2017 MOMRI Annual Report Conference “Transforming Behavior Through Musicking”

Our Annual Report Conference took place from Oct. 19 to 22, 2017, with a public symposium on Oct. 21 and strategic and thematic brainstorming sessions including MOMRI researchers and two special guests the other three days.

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October 24, 2017
Associate Research Fellow Elaine Sandoval presents at the Inter-American Symposium on Ethnographic Research in Education, Ciudad Juárez, México

The theme for the 14th Inter-American Symposium on Ethnographic Research in Education was “Crossing Borders: Disciplines, Languages/Cultures, and Spaces/Places.”

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October 13, 2017
MOMRI Director Gives Keynote Speech at Conference at Abo Akademi University, Vasa, Finland, on Musicking & Nonkilling for Peacebuilding

“Musicking and Nonkilling for Peacebuilding: Crises, Dangers and Opportunities” was held from Mon. Sept. 18 to Wed. Sept. 20, 2017 in Vasa, Finland.

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September 1, 2017
MOMRI Director Speaks at Asia-Pacific Peace Research Association (APPRA) Conference

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.”

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August 15, 2017
Report from the 20th Congress of the International Musicological Society (IMS), Tokyo, March 19-23, 2017

The 20th Congress of the IMS took place at the prestigious Tokyo University of the Arts in March 2017

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August 8, 2017
MOMRI – Report on SocArts Seminar in Oxford and SIMMposium at Guildhall, London, July 2017

Dr.Craig Robertson participated in Socarts Seminar at Oxford University, July 5-7, 2017

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