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 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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May 24, 2017
MOMRI Research Fellows Edit Special Issue of the Journal of Peace Education

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.

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January 23, 2017
MOMRI Report from the International Seminar on Music and Social Transformation

The conference itself was exciting, informative and , most importantly, very useful in terms of contacts.

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