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

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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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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